EX PARTE STATE v. COLLINS, 1040994 (Ala. 2-24-2006)

EX PARTE STATE v. COLLINS, 1040994 (Ala. 2-24-2006)

Ex parte State of Alabama. In re: State of Alabama v. Cassandra MarieCollins.

No. 1040994.Supreme Court of Alabama.
Decided: February 24, 2006.

Appeal from Montgomery Circuit Court, CC-02-972; Court of Criminal Appeals, CR-03-0466.

Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Court of Criminal Appeals.

SMITH, Justice.

The petition for the writ of certiorari is quashed. See Stateof Alabama ex rel. Ohio v. E.B.M., 718 So. 2d 669, 671 (Ala. 1998); Wofford v. Safeway Ins. Co. of Alabama, 624 So. 2d 555,559 (Ala. 1993); and Pate v. State, 601 So. 2d 210, 213
(Ala.Crim.App. 1992). Our quashing of the writ should not be construed as approving all the language, reasons, or statements of law in the Court of Criminal Appeals’ opinion, including its discussion of State v. McDevitt, 484 So. 2d 543
(Ala.Crim.App. 1985). See Horsley v. Horsley, 291 Ala. 782,280 So. 2d 155 (1973).


Nabers, C.J., and See, Lyons, Harwood, Woodall, Stuart, Bolin, and Parker, JJ., concur.