Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Ineffective Assistance of Counsel  Missouri Lawyers Media

Court upholds conviction of Mississippi man convicted of killing a neighbor  WMC

Royer post-conviction relief hearing to resume at later date  South Bend Tribune

Judge dismisses two of three petitions that could stop or delay December execution of Chattanooga man  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Court Says Murderer Who Briefly 'Died' Still Needs To Complete Life Sentence  NPR

Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Failure to Challenge Sufficiency of Evidence  Missouri Lawyers Media

An inmate claimed his life sentence ended when he died and was revived. Nice try, court rules.  Washington Post

Domestic assault defendant denied post-conviction relief  Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly

Convicted Iowa Killer Benjamin Schreiber Says He's Served His Life Sentence After Briefly Dying  Inside Edition

Indiana Court Decisions – Oct. 24–Nov. 6, 2019  Indiana Lawyer

Plaintiffs' attorney responds to Hamilton County deputies' request to pause civil suits  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Mother accused of murdering infants moves forward with new appeals

The ‘highly unusual’ reason Holly Grim’s alleged killer appeared in court

Report: Entire cast of 'Days of Our Lives' released from contract

Man claims he served life sentence after being revived in medical emergency  WIFR

After a hard-won sentence reduction, Huntsville man's court debt is another obstacle to freedom  Southern Poverty Law Center

Florida Supreme Court rejects death row inmate's appeal for stay of execution  UPI News

NJ man gets new trial in 2008 North Plainfield RadioShack robbery  My Central Jersey

Local News, Relief denied in 2017 case  Bonner County Daily Bee

Man convicted of killing 6-week-old son seeks relief  The Elkhart Truth

Former Oregon death row inmate now faces life sentence after latest conviction in decades-old murder  OregonLive

Opinions Nov. 13, 2019  Indiana Lawyer

Dauphin County, Pa., Misses Deadlines Amid Digitization  Government Technology

Former McLaughlin Youth Center supervisor sentenced for sexual abuse claims innocence, vows to appeal  KTVA

Court: Life sentence not finished until death is permanent  Centerville Daily Iowegian

State says murderer 'manifests true evil' in brief aimed at keeping him on death row  KALB News

An inmate claimed his life sentence ended when he 'died' and was revived. An Iowa court disagrees.  Roanoke Times

Justices weigh murder case from 2000 involving 15-year-old  Indiana Lawyer

7th Circuit overturns habeas relief for child molester  Indiana Lawyer

NBC 10 I-Team: Judge grants request to test DNA in Freddie Bishop case  Turn to 10

Woman who murdered newborn twins will get case reviewed

Man convicted of May '17 murder files for relief  The Elkhart Truth

HighlandCountyPress.Com (Hillsboro, Ohio)  The Highland County Press

Anthony Sowell’s death sentence appeal contends ineffective counsel during murder trial  Cleveland 19 News

Court Beat | Crime

Death row inmate points to biased juror as execution nears  Minneapolis Star Tribune

Opinions Nov. 8, 2019  Indiana Lawyer

DNA testing could exonerate man 13 years after he was executed for rape, murder  USA TODAY

Death row inmate from Hamilton County points to biased juror as execution nears  WTVC

Judge to rule whether Elkhart man gets new trial after 2005 murder conviction  South Bend Tribune

After murder conspiracy conviction overturned in Stepko case, judge reviewing sentence of her neighbor  Observer-Reporter

NAU reviews future of Louie the Lumberjack statue with artist now in prison for assault  AZCentral

Court Overturns Greg Kelley's Conviction for Sexual Assault  Spectrum News

Chicago Man Who Says He Was Tortured Into False Confession Now Suing City, Police Officers  WTTW News

Gaffin returns to Adams County Court of Common Pleas for Oct. 15 hearing  The People's Defender

Justices reverse grant of transfer in teen murder case following oral arguments  Indiana Lawyer

After 42 years at Angola, New Orleans man whose lawyers say he is innocent freed following plea deal  WDSU New Orleans

IUP to host co-director of 'Making a Murderer'  Indiana Gazette

Appeals of criminal convictions in Dauphin County miss deadlines because of transition to electronic records  PennLive

'Mumia Abu-Jamal is just one step away from freedom,' says Maureen Faulkner  San Francisco Bay View

Opinions Nov. 6, 2019  Indiana Lawyer

Dietzen sent to prison  Waupaca County News

Odds & Ends  Weekly Alibi

Last Resort Exoneration Project's Wrongful Conviction Case May Change Law in New Jersey, Win Freedom for Two Men  Seton Hall University News & Events

Holtzclaw declares innocence under oath in federal deposition  Enid News & Eagle

Attorney General to file appeal against release of Jill Behrman's murderer  Indiana Daily Student

Police say sex offender dressed as Spiderman, went out trick-or-treating  WJXT News4JAX

Supreme Court reaffirms death sentence in 'brutal' 2012, 2003 murders  Indiana Lawyer

Gina Rodriguez apologizes for singing along to song with N-word lyric  WKRC TV Cincinnati

Court Sidesteps Issue on Juvenile Sex Offenders | Louisiana News  U.S. News & World Report

Justices to hear arguments in juvenile murder case  Indiana Lawyer

Opinions Oct. 25, 2019  Indiana Lawyer

Seventh Appeal Should Be The Last For Carroll Man Convicted Of Sexually Abusing A Child  1380 KCIM

DeLandite Quentin Wyche makes his case for a new trial  The West Volusia Beacon

Commentary: Zero Is the Number Freed by Conviction Integrity Units Here  The People’s Vanguard of Davis

Judge allows some additional discovery in 'Innocent Man' case, but denies request to depose alternate suspect  Enid News & Eagle

Jerry Sandusky takes appeal of molestation conviction to US court  PennLive

Trump Judge Casts Deciding Vote to Reject Death Row Inmate's Claim of Ineffective Assistance of Counsel: Confirmed Judges, Confirmed Fears  People For the American Way

Former Oregon death row inmate first to face new trial and lesser murder charge after change in law  OregonLive

LIVE: Central Texas high school football star's child sex assault conviction has been overturned KBMT-KJAC

Philip Seidle, ex-Neptune cop, loses bid to retract guilty plea in ex-wife's brazen killing  Asbury Park Press

Edward Elmore: Court found "grave questions" about guilt, but defendant never exonerated

Marine combat veteran recounts 'crushing' deportation to El Salvador

Man sentenced to 15 years in prison for reportedly raping, impregnating teen  Journal Times

Sentence reduced for Minnesota man convicted in South Dakota casino robbery

Winter weather headed to Pa. as frigid temps move eastward  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Dedicated Post-Conviction Justice Bureau  NYCaribNews

Scott Favreau Jailed Again | News |  Caledonian Record

Popular cupcake business, Sweet Lush, suddenly shuttered  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Tony Luke’s coming to Mohegan Sun Pocono in December  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

City council to discuss Cedar Park police policies following Greg Kelley's overturned conviction

Is Marsy’s Law constitutional? A Pa. judge will make the first decision soon  WHYY

Vietnam bans animated 'Abominable' over South China Sea map  ABC NEWS 4

Appeal denied for convict in Plymouth triple homicide  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Prosecutors Emails Show Race and Politics Motivated Case Against Bill Cosby – The Florida Star | The Georgia Star  The Florida Star

Prisoner who briefly ‘died’ argues he’s served life sentence  Legal Cheek

Family of South End trench collapse victim has ‘closure’ after drain company owner convicted of manslaughter  Boston Herald

Windham County murderers seek post-conviction relief  Brattleboro Reformer

Florida's longest-serving inmates: Older, sicker but more well-behaved  Florida Bulldog

Georgia high court declines to hear appeal or halt execution WXIA

AG to Provide Bright-Line Rules for Post-Conviction Relief Cases  Immigration Blog

Prosecutor seeks post conviction relief for Christopher Tapp

This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—November 7  National Review

Post-conviction relief is an option for those convicted in South Carolina.  Myrtle Beach Sun News

Lemaricus Davidson seeks fellow killer's help in Christian/Newsom murders  Knoxville News Sentinel

After post-conviction relief, man to leave jail after 18 years via plea agreement  KATU

Criminal – Plea – Community supervision  Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly

Murderer Claims To Have Served His Lifelong Sentence In Prison After ‘Being Breath Back Into Life ...  The Inner Sane

Man who murdered Gary officer withdraws petition for post-conviction relief

Ineffective Assistance of Counsel – Wisconsin Law Journal – WI Legal News & Resources  Wisconsin Law Journal