THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
In The Supreme Court
Ricky Ruth, Respondent,
State of South Carolina, Petitioner.
ON WRIT OF CERTIORARI
Appeal From Hampton County
Rodney A. Peeples, Trial Judge
Jackson V. Gregory, Post-Conviction Judge
Memorandum Opinion No. 2004-MO-018
Submitted March 17, 2004 - Filed April 15, 2004
DISMISSED AS IMPROVIDENTLY GRANTED
Attorney General Henry Dargan McMaster, Chief Deputy Attorney General John W. McIntosh, Chief Capital and Collateral Litigation Donald J. Zelenka, Assistant Deputy Attorney General Allen Bullard, and Assistant Attorney General Douglas E. Leadbitter, Office of the Attorney General, all of Columbia, for Petitioner.
Assistant Appellate Defender Aileen P. Clare, Office of Appellate Defense, of Columbia, for Respondent.
PER CURIAM: After careful consideration of the Appendix and briefs, we dismiss the writ of certiorari as improvidently granted.
| s/Jean H. Toal
s/James E. Moore J.
s/John H. Waller, Jr. J.
s/E. C. Burnett, III J.
s/Costa M. Pleicones J.