CAGE v. MCCAUGHTRY, 01-3245
An ineffective assistance claim fails where defense counsel may have had a tactical reason for refusing to strike a prospective juror for cause, after potentially equivocal assurances of impartiality during voir dire.
- Argued 08/06/2002
- Decided 09/06/2002
- Published 09/06/2002
- POSNER, Circuit Judge., BEFORE: POSNER, EASTERBROOK, and MANION, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Calvin R. Malone (argued), Milwaukee, WI, for Petitioner-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Marguerite M. Moeller (argued), Office of the Atty. Gen., Wisconsin DOJ, Madison, WI, for Respondent-Appellee.