Lefevre v. Cain, 08-31233
In habeas proceedings regarding petitioner's robbery conviction, grant of the petition is reversed where petitioner's shackling during trial did not violate his right to self-representation because he waived that right by failing to object to his counsel's actions on his behalf.
- Decided 10/27/2009
- Published 10/27/2009
- OWEN, Circuit Judge:, Before GARWOOD, OWEN and SOUTHWICK, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Robin Elise Schulberg, Asst. Fed. Pub. Def. (argued), New Orleans, LA, for Lefevre., Terry Michael Boudreaux (argued), Andrea F. Long, Gretna, LA, for Cain.