Charest v. Howard

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273 A.2d 325 (1971)

Joseph A. CHAREST, Jr. v. Francis A. HOWARD, Warden.

No. 1212-M. P.

Supreme Court of Rhode Island.

February 9, 1971.

John P. Toscano, Jr., Asst. Public Defender, for petitioner.

Richard J. Israel, Atty. Gen., Donald P. Ryan, Asst. Atty. Gen., for respondent.


Petition for writ of habeas corpus is granted, and the writ may issue forthwith.

The instant petition is consolidated for hearing before this Court with the petition in State v. Plante, R.I., 273 A.2d 327.