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COMMONWEALTH EX REL. LOWRY v. MYERS (03/16/65)

SUPREME COURT OF PENNSYLVANIA


decided: March 16, 1965.

COMMONWEALTH EX REL. LOWRY, APPELLANT,
v.
MYERS

Appeal from order of Court of Quarter Sessions of Bucks County, March T., 1964, No. 1588, in case of Commonwealth ex rel. John Lowry v. David N. Myers, Superintendent.

COUNSEL

John J. Lowry, appellant, in propria persona.

David Durben, Assistant District Attorney, and William J. Carlin, District Attorney, for Commonwealth, appellee.

Bell, C. J., Musmanno, Jones, Cohen, Eagen, O'Brien and Roberts, JJ.

Author: Per Curiam

[ 416 Pa. Page 632]

Relator, who was represented by an attorney, was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life imprisonment. His conviction and sentence were affirmed in Commonwealth v. Lowry, 374 Pa. 594, 98 A.2d 733. The United States Supreme Court denied certiorari, 347 U.S. 914. Relator filed a petition for a writ of habeas corpus which was denied by the lower Court without a hearing. Relator then filed this appeal.

We have examined the record and find no merit in any of relator's contentions.

Order affirmed.

Disposition

Order affirmed.

19650316

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