No. 83-1389.

727 F.2d 643 (1984)

Richard Lee OWEN, Petitioner-Appellant, v. Jack DUCKWORTH, Respondent-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided February 8, 1984.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

David E. Vandercoy, Valparaiso, Ind., for petitioner-appellant.

Kermit R. Hilles, Deputy Atty. Gen., Indianapolis, Ind., for respondent-appellee.

Before WOOD, ESCHBACH and POSNER, Circuit Judges.


In his second appeal to this court, the petitioner, Richard Lee Owen, seeks review of the district court's denial of his petition for a writ of habeas corpus. The issue on appeal is whether Owen was denied his constitutional right to an impartial jury as a result of a threat made to one juror and communicated by that juror to other members of the jury. Noting jurisdiction under 28 U.S.C. § 2253; we hold that the district court's finding of no juror...

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