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Second Circuit — Ineffective Assistance: Kovacs v. United States

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Ineffective Assistance Deportable Offense — Plea Kovacs v. United States 13-0209 Judges Kearse, Jacobs and Parker Background: The petitioner sough a writ of error coram nobis to vacate his 1999 guilty plea ...

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Fourth Department —Ineffective Assistance: Matter of Jada G.

Appellate Division, Fourth Department Ineffective Assistance Conflict of Interest — Attorney and Witness Matter of Jada G. CAF 12-02269 Appealed from Family Court, Wyoming County Background: The mother appealed from an order terminating her parental rights on the ground of permanent ...

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Second Circuit — Ineffective Assistance: Gonzalez v. USA

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Ineffective Assistance Plea Withdrawals — Sentencing Gonzalez v. USA 10-3630-pr Judges Kearse, Cabranes and Sack Background: The petitioner pleaded guilty to a number of narcotics and bribery crimes in 2001. He had ...

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Fourth Department — Ineffective Assistance: Matter of Alisa E.

Appellate Division, Fourth Department Ineffective Assistance Hearsay Testimony — Leading Questions Matter of Alisa E. CAF 11-01526 Appealed from Family Court, Livingston County Background: The respondent mother appealed from an order finding permanent neglect. She argued that she was denied ...

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WDNY — Ineffective Assistance: United States of America v. Marks

U.S. District Court, WDNY Ineffective Assistance Plea Offer — Defendant’s Likely Acceptance United States of America v. Marks 03-cr-6033L Judge Larimer Background: After a jury trial, the defendant was sentenced to a term of 40 years imprisonment, which was the ...

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Second Circuit — Ineffective Assistance: Elfgeeh v. United States

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Ineffective Assistance Per Se Ineffectiveness Elfgeeh v. United States 10-4498-pr Judges Winter, Raggi and Chin Background: The defendant appealed from the denial of his petition for habeas corpus. He argued that his ...

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Second Circuit — Depraved Indifference: Parker v. Ercole

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Depraved Indifference Sufficiency of Evidence — Ineffective Assistance Parker v. Ercole 10-2510-cv Judges Kearse, McLaughlin and Cabranes Background: The plaintiff, an inmate in the custody of the New York Department of Correctional ...

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