Crim. No. 5591, S. F. No. 19158
44 Cal. 2d 1; 279 P.2d 24; 1955
Because an inmate had the right to seek an order of habeas corpus that fell short of outright release from confinement, the state could appeal the order of habeas corpus relief even though the inmate had not been discharged from prison.
Carter, Jesse W., "In re Chessman [DISSENT]" (1955). Jesse Carter Opinions. 200.