U.S. Supreme Court
McDonald v. Missouri, 464 U.S. 1306 (1984)
McDonald v. Missouri
Decided January 3, 1984
464 U.S. 1306
Applications to stay the executions of the four applicants, each convicted in a Missouri state court of capital murder, are granted, where the Missouri Supreme Court, after affirming each conviction and sentence on direct appeal, set the execution in each case on a date within the period for petitioning this Court for a writ of certiorari for direct review of the conviction and sentence.