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Sheppard v. Maxwell, United States District Court, S.D. Ohio, Civ. No. 6640


April 10, 1963

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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.



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