U.S. Second Circuit - The FindLaw 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals Opinion Summaries Blog

Garraway v. Phillips, No. 07-2302

In a murder prosecution, a denial of petitioner's habeas petition is affirmed where, as a matter of law, petitioner forfeited his objection to the prosecutor's allegedly racially discriminatory peremptory strike.

Read Garraway v. Phillips, No. 07-2302

Appellate Information

Argued: April 7, 2009

Decided: January 7, 2010


Opinion by Judge Jacobs


For Appellant:

Robert J. BoyleLaw Office of Robert J. Boyle, New York, NY

For Appellee:

Christopher J. Blira-Koessler and Joseph N. Ferdenzi, Assistant District Attorneys, Bronx County, Bronx, NY