TC 78-1763; SC 27083.

619 P.2d 632 (1980)

290 Or. 75

In the Matter of the Application of Lionetti Anita HAYNES for a Writ of Habeas Corpus. Lionetti Anita Haynes, Plaintiff, v. David N. Burks, Sheriff of Lane County, Oregon, Defendant.

Supreme Court of Oregon, In Banc.

Decided November 4, 1980.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Douglas L. Melevin, Eugene, argued the cause and filed a brief for plaintiff.

Brian R. Barnes, Deputy Dist. Atty., Eugene, argued the cause for defendant. With him on the brief was J. Pat Horton, Dist. Atty. for Lane County.

LINDE, Justice.

Plaintiff was arrested on March 13, 1978 and indicted on March 16, 1978, on a charge of murder. For the two and one-half years since her arrest she has been held in the Lane County jail awaiting trial. Her motions to be released on appropriate security were denied on October 6, 1978 and August 30, 1979, and a motion to dismiss or alternatively to set security was denied on February 21, 1980. In the present habeas corpus proceeding, plaintiff asks to...


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