In another win before the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, the firm secured a writ of habeas corpus under 28 U.S.C. sec. 2254 for its client, who had been convicted in state court of a 2006 homicide. The Court of Appeals held that the client’s Sixth Amendment confrontation rights had been violated at trial, and ordered that the case be retried or dismissed.
Practice areas: Criminal Defense, Habeas Corpus.