United States Fifth Circuit

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Draughon v. Dretke, 04-70043

The district court's grant of habeas relief to plaintiff is affirmed where his counsel provided ineffective assistance at both the guilt and sentencing phases of his trial.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 09/30/2005
  • Published 10/03/2005

Judges

  • PATRICK E. HIGGINBOTHAM, Circuit Judge:, Before JOLLY, HIGGINBOTHAM and SMITH, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Fifth Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • Jeffrey J. Keyes (argued), James J. Long, Briggs & Morgan, Minneapolis, MN, for Draughon., Tina J. Dettmer (argued), Austin, TX, for Dretke.