Elisha Ham, Jr., Petitioner-appellant, v. Louie L. Wainwright, Director, Texas Department Ofcorrections, Respondent-appellee, 484 F.2d 1382 (5th Cir. 1973)

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US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - 484 F.2d 1382 (5th Cir. 1973) Oct. 19, 1973

Barry Scott Richard, Arnold R. Ginsberg, Asst. Attys. Gen., Miami, Fla., for respondent-appellee.

Before BELL, GODBOLD and GEE, Circuit Judges.


The decision of the District Court denying habeas relief for failure to exhaust state remedies is affirmed.1  Cf., on the merits, Tollett v. Henderson, 411 U.S. 258, 93 S. Ct. 1602, 36 L. Ed. 2d 235 (1973).


It is appropriate to dispose of this pro se case summarily, pursuant to this Court's Local Rule 9(c) (2), appellant having failed to file a brief within the time fixed by Rule 31, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure. Kimbrough v. Beto, Director, 5 Cir., 1969, 412 F.2d 981