U.S.Mar 18, 1985
470 U.S. 1059 (1985)

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Nos. 83-6493, 84-6051, 84-6170.

March 18, 1985.

Sup. Ct. Miss.; Sup. Ct. Ga.; and Sup. Ct. Ariz. Certiorari denied. Reported below: No. 83-6493, 441 So. 2d 846; No. 84-6051, 253 Ga. 390, 321 S. E. 2d 710; No. 84-6170, 142 Ariz. 564, 691 P. 2d 655.

Adhering to our views that the death penalty is in all circumstances cruel and unusual punishment prohibited by the Eighth and Fourteenth Amendments, Gregg v. Georgia, 428 U. S. 153, 227, 231 (1976), we would grant certiorari and vacate the death sentences in these cases.