Andrew Thomas, Jr. v. Wayne Carpenter


OPINION and JUDGMENT filed : The judgment of the district court is REVERSED, and the case is REMANDED with directions to issue the writ of habeas corpus unless the State affords Petitioner a new trial within a period of time to be established. Decision for publication. Gilbert S. Merritt (AUTHORING), Eugene E. Siler, Jr. (DISSENTING), and Bernice Bouie Donald, Circuit Judges.

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Case: 15-5399 Document: 54-1 Filed: 02/24/2017 Page: 1 UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SIXTH CIRCUIT Deborah S. Hunt Clerk 100 EAST FIFTH STREET, ROOM 540 POTTER STEWART U.S. COURTHOUSE CINCINNATI, OHIO 45202-3988 Tel. (513) 564-7000 Filed: February 24, 2017 Ms. Elizabeth Aleen Cate Ms. Mollie Caryn Richardson Mr. Kevin Wallace Winston & Strawn 200 Park Avenue New York, NY 10166 Mr. Mark A. Fulks Baker Donelson P.O. Box 3038 Johnson City, TN 37604 Mr. Robert Louis Hutton Sr. Glankler Brown 6000 Poplar Avenue, Suite 400 Memphis, TN 38119 Mr. Michael Matthew Stahl Office of the Attorney General of Tennessee 500 Charlotte Avenue Nashville, TN 37202 Re: Case No. 15-5399, Andrew Thomas, Jr. v. Bruce Westbrooks Originating Case No. : 2:12-cv-02333 Dear Counsel, The court today announced its decision in the above-styled case. Enclosed is a copy of the court's opinion together with the judgment which has been entered in conformity with Rule 36, Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure. Yours very truly, Deborah S. Hunt, Clerk Case: 15-5399 Document: 54-1 Cathryn Lovely Deputy Clerk cc: Mr. Thomas M. Gould Enclosures Mandate to issue. Filed: 02/24/2017 Page: 2

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