THIS OPINION HAS NO PRECEDENTIAL VALUE.† IT SHOULD NOT BE CITED OR RELIED ON AS PRECEDENT IN ANY PROCEEDING EXCEPT AS PROVIDED BY RULE 239(d)(2), SCACR.

THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
In The Supreme Court


Gary J. Long, Jr., Petitioner,

v.

State of South Carolina, Respondent.


ON WRIT OF CERTIORARI


Appeal From Sumter County
†Thomas W. Cooper, Jr., Circuit Court Judge


Opinion No.† 2008-MO-032
Submitted June 26, 2008 Ė Filed July 14, 2008†


DISMISSED AS IMPROVIDENTLY GRANTED


Keir M. Weyble, of Blume Weyble & Norris, LLC, of Columbia, for petitioner.

Attorney General Henry Dargan McMaster,Chief Deputy Attorney General John W. McIntosh, Assistant Deputy Attorney General Salley W. Elliott, Assistant Attorney General Lance S. Boozer, of Columbia, for respondent.


PER CURIAM:† We granted this petition for a writ of certiorari to review the circuit courtís order denying petitionerís post-conviction relief application.† After careful consideration, we now dismiss certiorari as improvidently granted.

DISMISSED.

TOAL, C.J., MOORE, WALLER and PLEICONES, JJ., concur. BEATTY, J., not participating.