Welcome to the Prison Talk Online Community! Take a Minute and Sign Up Today!

Go Back   Prison Talk > CAPITAL PUNISHMENT > Death Row - What you need to know!
Register Entertainment FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read

Death Row - What you need to know! General and State Specific questions/answers about Death Row - mail & more - whatever you need to know can probably be found here!

Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 10-08-2018, 06:33 PM
boots72 boots72 is offline
Registered User

Join Date: Aug 2018
Location: Pennsylvania
Posts: 6
Thanks: 2
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Question How do I find (online) a federal ruling on DR appeal

I apologize up front if this is posted in the wrong forum area and also if this question has been asked previously:

My friend had his death row federal appeal ruling on Sept 19. But I can't find any site online that directs me to the decision. I haven't heard from him since Sept 17 and even though mail is supposedly slow from there, Polunsky Unit in Texas, I'm wondering if he's really depressed over the ruling & that's why he hasn't written. Can anyone point me in the right direction? I know this is his absolute final appeal, the next one would be to the SCOTUS.

Which just brought me to another horrible thought: if this appeal was denied and the SCOTUS doesn't hear his case/issue a stay, how long afterwards will they set a date? He's been on the row for 19 years now.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CALL TODAY! Tell Schwarzenegger not to Appeal prison ruling! Kathy California General Prison Talk 1 09-03-2009 07:23 PM
Can you find federal criminal cases online? Caring4U Federal General Prison Talk, Introductions & Chit Chat 4 03-25-2009 03:24 PM
Appeal court tells panel to find out why inmates appeal was filed 18 years later whisky 23 Texas Prison & Criminal Justice News & Events 0 11-20-2008 11:14 AM
DA won't appeal Atascosa ambush ruling(Vodochodsky, TX) Kyla Death Row - What you need to know! 0 03-31-2005 05:47 PM
Calif. justices' ruling bodes well for online speech Nemesis World Prison News 1 03-18-2005 06:42 PM

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:14 AM.
Copyright © 2001- 2019 Prison Talk Online
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Website Design & Custom vBulletin Skins by: Relivo Media
Message Board Statistics