Legal Question in Appeals and Writs in Connecticut

In the case nix v. williams who is nix? this case is a appellate case

Asked on 8/27/13, 7:41 am

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Crispus Nix was the warden of the Iowa State Penitentiary, where Robert Williams was imprisoned at the time. The case was a habeas corpus petition. In habeas cases brought by inmates, the warden is often the proper defendant.

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Answered on 8/27/13, 12:05 pm

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