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Thursday, January 06, 2005

Indiana Decisions - 7th Circuit posts two today

Garcia, Jose L. v. Ashcroft, John (Petition for Review of an Order of the Board of Immigration Appeals)

Owens, George v. Frank, Matthew J. (ED Wis.)

Before RIPPLE, KANNE and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
RIPPLE, Circuit Judge. George Owens was convicted in a
Wisconsin state court of first degree recklessly endangering
safety while armed, a violation of Wisconsin Statutes
§§ 941.30(1) and the former 939.63(1)(A)(3). After pursuing
postconviction remedies in the Wisconsin state courts,
Mr. Owens filed a petition for a writ of habeas corpus in the
United States District Court for the Eastern District of
Wisconsin. Mr. Owens’ petition was denied, and he ap-
pealed. For the reasons set forth in the following opinion, we
affirm the judgment of the district court.

Posted by Marcia Oddi on January 6, 2005 01:11 PM
Posted to Ind. (7th Cir.) Decisions