LOCATION: Dames & Moore
DOCKET NO.: 79-5962
DECIDED BY: Burger Court (1975-1981)
LOWER COURT: Texas Court of Criminal Appeals
CITATION: 449 US 199 (1980)
ARGUED: Nov 05, 1980
DECIDED: Dec 09, 1980
Douglas M. Becker - on behalf of the Appellee
Robert D. McCutcheon - on behalf of the Appellant
Facts of the case
Media for Vincent v. TexasAudio Transcription for Oral Argument - November 05, 1980 in Vincent v. Texas
Audio Transcription for Opinion Announcement - December 09, 1980 in Vincent v. Texas
Warren E. Burger:
I have the disposition to announce in Vincent against Texas in an opinion filed with the clerk this morning.
We hold that the appeal from the Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas must be dismissed for want of a properly presented federal question and it is so ordered.