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(ORDER LIST: 537 U.S.)

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2002

CERTIORARI GRANTED

02-5664 SELL, CHARLES T. V. UNITED STATES
The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. The motion of Law Office of Julie Ruiz-Sierra for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted limited to the following question: Whether the Court of Appeals erred in rejecting petitioners argument that allowing the government to administer antipsychotic medication against his will solely to render him competent to stand trial for non-violent offenses would violate his rights under the First, Fifth, and Sixth Amendments.

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