No. 88-1818.

881 F.2d 185 (1989)

Kenneth GRANVIEL, Petitioner-Appellant, v. James A. LYNAUGH, Director Texas Department of Corrections, Respondent-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

Rehearing Denied September 28, 1989.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Danny Burns, Fort Worth, Tex., for petitioner-appellant.

William C. Zapalac, Asst. Atty. Gen. and Jim Mattox, Atty. Gen., Austin, Tex., for respondent-appellee.

Before CLARK, Chief Judge, and WILLIAMS and GARWOOD, Circuit Judges.

CLARK, Chief Judge:

Kenneth Granviel appeals from the federal district court's denial of habeas corpus relief from his death sentence imposed by a Texas court. We affirm.


On February 8, 1975, Kenneth Granviel confessed to the inhuman torture and murder of six women and one of the victim's two-year-old son. Seven years later in July of 1982, Granviel was indicted for one of these murders, the murder of...

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