Hoyt v. Florida

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Hoyt v. Florida
by the Supreme Court of the United States

Hoyt v. Florida, 368 U.S. 57 (1961), was an appeal by Gwendolyn Hoyt, who had killed her husband and received a jail sentence for second degree murder. Hoyt claimed that her all-male jury led to discriminate and unfair circumstances during her trial. Excerpted from Hoyt v. Florida on Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

United States Supreme Court

368 U.S. 57

Hoyt  v.  Florida

 Argued: Oct. 19, 1961. --- Decided: Nov 20, 1961

Herbert B. Ehrmann, Boston, Mass., for appellant.

George R. Georgieff, Tallahassee, for appellee.

Mr. Justice HARLAN delivered the opinion of the Court.

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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it is a work of the United States federal government (see 17 U.S.C. 105).

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