586 F2d 1080 Willett v. State of Georgia

586 F.2d 1080

James W. WILLETT, Petitioner-Appellant,
STATE OF GEORGIA, Respondent-Appellee.

No. 77-1123
Summary Calendar.*

United States Court of Appeals,
Fifth Circuit.

Dec. 22, 1978.

Myron K. Allenstein, Gadsden, Ala., for petitioner-appellant.

Arthur K. Bolton, Atty. Gen., G. Stephen Parker, Asst. Atty. Gen., John C. Walden, Asst. Atty. Gen., Robert S. Stubbs, II, Exec. Asst. Atty. Gen., Richard L. Chambers, 1st Asst. Atty. Gen., Atlanta, Ga., for respondent-appellee.

Before THORNBERRY, GODBOLD and RUBIN, Circuit Judges.


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It appears that petitioner, a state prisoner seeking habeas corpus, did not exhaust in state court his claim that the state knowingly concealed evidence favorable to him. The district court, therefore, correctly dismissed his petition on the ground of failure to exhaust. Galtieri v. Wainwright, 582 F.2d 348 (CA5, 1978) (en banc).




Rule 18, 5 Cir.; See Isbell Enterprises, Inc. v. Citizens Casualty Co. of New York et al., 5 Cir., 1970, 431 F.2d 409, Part I