April 28, 2015
PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN, Plaintiff-Appellee,
MARK STEVEN DAWSON, Defendant-Appellant
COA: 320166. Shiawassee CC: 77-004516-FH.
Robert P. Young, Jr., Chief Justice. Stephen J. Markman, Mary Beth Kelly, Brian K. Zahra, Bridget M. McCormack, David F. Viviano, Richard H. Bernstein, Justices.
On order of the Court, the application for leave to appeal the June 27, 2014 order of the Court of Appeals is considered and, it appearing to this Court that the case of Montgomery v Louisiana, cert gtd
__ U.S. __; __ S.Ct. __; __ L.Ed.2d __(2015), is pending before the United States Supreme Court, and that the decision in that case may resolve an issue raised in the present application for leave to appeal, we ORDER that the application be held in ABEYANCE pending the decision in that case.