No. 86 C 6384.

659 F.Supp. 1165 (1987)

UNITED STATES of America ex rel. Larry KURENA, Petitioner, v. James THIERET, Respondent.

United States District Court, N.D. Illinois, E.D.

February 12, 1987.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Julius L. Echeles, Chicago, Ill., for petitioner.

Scott Graham, Asst. Atty. Gen., Chicago, Ill., for respondent.


SHADUR, District Judge.

Larry Kurena ("Kurena") has filed a petition for a writ of habeas corpus (the "Petition") under 28 U.S.C. § 2254 ("Section 2254") against Warden James Thieret ("Thieret") of the Menard Correctional Institution. As called for in Rule 5 of the Rules Governing Section 2254 Cases in the United States District Courts,1 Thieret has answered the Petition and filed a transcript...

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