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Orlando v. Nassau County District Attorney's Office
United States Second Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Criminal Law & Procedure
Held that a New York inmate was entitled to federal habeas relief based on a Confrontation Clause violation. At the murder trial a detective testified...
02/11/2019 17‐2390
US v. Delhorno
United States Seventh Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Immigration Law, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed the denial of a writ of coram nobis, a rare form of collateral attack on a criminal judgment. The defendant requested this relief to avoid...
02/08/2019 18-1707
US v. Hill
United States Ninth Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed the denial of habeas relief to a federal inmate who alleged that he had accepted a plea agreement based on misinformation. He claimed he was...
02/07/2019 17-35719
Parker v. Davis
United States Fifth Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Criminal Law & Procedure
Held that a habeas petition was not successive because the previous habeas petition had challenged a judgment distinct from the one at issue here....
02/05/2019 15-20451
Sims v. Hyatte
United States Seventh Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Criminal Law & Procedure
Held that an Indiana inmate was entitled to federal habeas relief. His due process rights were violated because the state withheld evidence,...
02/01/2019 18-1573
Hurles v. Ryan
United States Ninth Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed the dismissal of a habeas corpus petition, in a case where the inmate alleged judicial bias and ineffective assistance of appellate counsel.
02/01/2019 16-99007
US v. Thrower
United States Second Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Reversed the granting of federal habeas relief. Held that the district court erred because the defendant did indeed qualify for a 15-year mandatory...
01/31/2019 17‐445‐pr
Rhoades v. Davis
United States Fifth Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed the denial of a federal habeas petition filed by a Texas inmate convicted of capital murder.
01/28/2019 16-70021
Lee v. Kink
United States Seventh Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Criminal Law & Procedure
In an amended opinion, held that a state inmate convicted of kidnapping and rape was entitled to a hearing on his claim of ineffective assistance of...
01/25/2019 18-1005
Lund v. US
United States Seventh Circuit
Habeas Corpus, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed that a federal inmate's motion for habeas relief was untimely.
01/17/2019 16-2381

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