No. 13317.

632 P.2d 1140 (1981)

James Michael TENER, Petitioner, v. The Honorable Judge Howard W. BABCOCK, Judge of the Eighth Judicial District Court, Respondent.

Supreme Court of Nevada.

August 25, 1981.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Houston, Moran & Kennedy, Las Vegas, for petitioner.

Robert J. Miller, Dist. Atty., Clark County, Las Vegas, for respondent.



Tener seeks a writ of prohibition forbidding the respondent district judge from conducting a rehearing on his petition for a writ of habeas corpus, and a writ of mandamus commanding the district judge to sign an order discharging him from custody.

After holding a hearing on Tener's petition for a pretrial writ of habeas corpus, the respondent district judge ruled from the bench that the writ was granted and made permanent. It...

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