No. 90-3292.

933 F.2d 1328 (1991)

Homer E. HANRAHAN, Petitioner-Appellee, v. James H. THIERET, Warden, Respondent-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided May 29, 1991.

Rehearing and Rehearing Denied August 12, 1991.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Cynthia Grant Bowman, Northwestern University Legal Clinic, Chicago, Ill., for petitioner-appellee.

Marcia L. Friedl, Asst. Atty. Gen., Neil F. Hartigan, Atty. Gen., Bradley P. Halloran, Office of the Atty. Gen., and Terence M. Madsen, Asst. Atty. Gen., Office of the Atty. Gen., Crim. Appeals Div., Chicago, Ill., for respondent-appellant.

Before WOOD, Jr., and POSNER, Circuit Judges, and FAIRCHILD, Senior Circuit Judge.

Rehearing and Rehearing In Banc Denied August 12, 1991.

HARLINGTON WOOD, Jr., Circuit Judge.

Sometime near midnight on November 21, 1974, Mary Ellen Hanrahan, the sixteen-year-old daughter of Homer Hanrahan, went to the Niles police station. Her mother was gone, she told police officers, and she was worried. Her report led to the arrest of her nineteen-year-old brother, Michael Hanrahan. It also led to the arrest of her father and the discovery of her mother...

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