Sheppard v. Maxwell, United States District Court, S.D. Ohio, Civ. No. 6640
April 10, 1963
Affidavit, Poverty, motion to proceed in forma pauperis, habeas corpus
While incarcerated in the Ohio State Penitentiary serving a sentence of life imprisonment, Sam Sheppard submitted this affidavit and motion claiming his liberty was restrained in violation of the United States Constitution. Sheppard, insolvent, made this affidavit for the purpose of availing himself of the rights and privileges afforded indigents under Title 28 U.S. C., § 1915.
Sheppard, Samuel H.; Bailey, F. Lee; Sherman, Russell A.; and Martin, Alexander H., "Affidavit of Poverty and Motion to Proceed in Forma Pauperis in Habeas Corpus Proceedings" (1963). 1962-1966 Federal Habeas Corpus. 7.