435 U.S. 618 (1978) McDANIEL v. PATY ET AL. No. 76-1427. Supreme Court of United States. Argued December 5, 1977. Decided April 19, 1978. APPEAL FROM THE SUPREME COURT OF TENNESSEE. *620 Frederic S. Le Clercq argued the cause and filed a brief for appellant. Kenneth R. Herrell, Assistant Attorney General of Tennessee, argued the cause for appellees. With him on the brief for appellees Hassler et al. were Brooks McLemore, Attorney General, and C. Hayes Cooney, Chief Deputy Attorney General. Phillip C. Lawrence filed a brief for appellee Paty.[*] MR. CHIEF JUSTICE BURGER announced the judgment of the Court […]