179 F2d 679 Hiatt v. Fugate

179 F.2d 679

William H. HIATT, Warden, United States Penitentiary, Atlanta, Georgia, Appellant,
Russell Green FUGATE, Appellee.

No. 12980.

United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit.

February 8, 1950.

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia; E. Marvin Underwood, Judge.

Seymour W. Wurfel, Lt. Col., JAGC, 3rd Army, Fort McPherson, Ga., Eugene M. Caffey, Col. JAGC, 3rd. Army, Fort McPherson, Ga., Woodrow W. Atkins, Major, JAGC, 3rd. Army, Fort McPherson, Ga., for appellant. J. Ellis Mundy, U. S. Atty., Harvey H. Tisinger, Asst. U. S. Atty., Atlanta, Ga.

Before HUTCHESON, Chief Judge, and WALLER and BORAH, Circuit Judges.


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The order, 86 F.Supp. 22, appealed from is reversed and the cause is remanded with directions to remand appellee to the custody of appellant and to dismiss the petition. Welchel v. McDonald, 5 Cir., 176 F.2d 260.