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Williams v. Beard, 07-9002

Conviction and sentencing of defendant for first degree murder are affirmed where all challenges raised in habeas petition are without merit, including claims that: 1) counsel was ineffective; 2) the state exercised its peremptory strikes in a racially discriminatory manner; and 3) accomplice liability instructions by trial court were improper.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 03/09/2011
  • Published 03/09/2011

Judges

  • SMITH

Court

  • United States Third Circuit

Counsel