Bednarski v. US, 06-2878
Denial of a petition for habeas relief challenging a sentence for distributing and receiving child pornography via the Internet is affirmed where the district correctly did not clearly err in finding that: 1) defendant's counsel consulted with him regarding the advantages and disadvantages of appealing his sentence; and 2) defendant's counsel provided constitutionally effective assistance of counsel.
- Argued 01/05/2007
- Decided 03/23/2007
- Published 03/23/2007
- MANION, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, MANION, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
- For Appellant:
- Jeffrey M. Brandt (argued), Robinson Brandt Law Offices, Cincinnati, OH, for Petitioner-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Paul W. Connell (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Madison, WI, for Respondent-Appellee.