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Hyman v. Brown, 16‐2723

Reversed the granting of habeas corpus relief in a murder case. Held that a New York prison inmate did not make the compelling showing of actual innocence necessary for merits review of his procedurally barred claim of ineffective assistance of counsel. Disagreed with the district court's conclusion that he sufficiently demonstrated actual innocence.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2019/06/24

Judges

  • Raggi

Court

  • United States Second Circuit

Counsel