Lambert v. Blackwell
Significance, Comity And Exhaustion, A Teenage Love Triangle, Back To Prison, Impact, Further Readings
Lisa Michelle Lambert
Charlotte Blackwell and the State of Pennsylvania
That she should be granted habeas corpus and should be allowed to claim innocence from having committed the murder for which she was convicted.
Chief Lawyer for Appellant
Peter S. Greenberg
Chief Lawyer for Appellee
Richard A. Sprague
Justices for the Court
Arthur L. Alarcon, Morton Greenberg, Carol Mansmann (writing for the court)
Date of Decision
29 December 1997
Ruled against Lambert, returning her to prison.
- Frisbie v. Collins, 342 U.S. 519 (1952).
- Brown v. Allen, 344 U.S. 443 (1953).
- Townsend v. Sain, 372 U.S. 293 (1963).
- Fay v. Noia, 372 U.S. 391 (1963).
- Wainwright v. Sykes, 433 U.S. 72 (1977).
- Herrera v. Collins, 113 S. Ct. 853 (1993).
- Schlup v. Delo, 513 U.S. 298 (1995).
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