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Editor's Note :

There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, March 1.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Dean v. United States. Douglas Berman has our preview.

Bobby v. Mitts

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-1000 6th Cir. Not Argued May 2, 2011 9-0 Per Curiam OT 2010
 
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Holding: The jury instructions given at the penalty phase of Mitts's murder trial are not contrary to clearly established law for purposes of the Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act.

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Judgment: Sixth Circuit Summarily Reversed in a per curiam opinion on May 2, 2011.

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