Criminal procedure — petition for post-conviction relief  Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

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

Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Shackled Defendant-Effectiveness of Counsel  Missouri Lawyers Media

SCOV Law Blog: This post-conviction relief appeal took 25 years to settle

Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Escape Rule – Missouri Lawyers Media  Missouri Lawyers Media

State Post-Conviction Filing Means Federal Habeas Request Timely  Bloomberg Law

Muncie molester serving 40-year term seeks 'post-conviction relief'  The Star Press

Convicted murderer's post-conviction request denied  Clinton Herald

Supreme Court reversal: Drug dealer didn't knowingly waive right to appeal sentence  Indiana Lawyer

Opinions May 20, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Attorney claims Dale Bruner confessed to the 2010 murder of his wife before trial  Summit Daily News

Federal appeals court clears way for execution days after 30-day stay was granted  JURIST

Opinions May 22, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

In 1992 slaying of LSU student, convicted killer seeks to renew grand jury discrimination claim  The Advocate

Opinions April 28, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

U.S. Supreme Court says no to double murderer Nicholas Roos

Court of appeals reverses judge's decision to grant new trial to murder convict  The Commercial Dispatch

She has fought her murder-for-hire conviction since 1992. Now, she’s fighting coronavirus in prison  Orlando Sentinel

Case against Indy attorney to proceed after client wins reversal  Indiana Lawyer

AG Hunter comments after oral arguments in Oklahoma tribal member jurisdiction case  KOKH FOX25

Anthony Sowell convicted of killing 11 women loses latest appeal

Commissioner nixes church fundraiser killer’s latest appeal  Washington Post

Mother of 3 convicted of killing ex-Chicago Bears player's pregnant girlfriend pushes for new trial  ABC News

Opinions May 18, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Opinions May 4, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic’s Legal Team Pursues Presidential Pardon From Trump  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Opinions May 13, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Man on SC death row for rape, murder of Clemson student to be re-sentenced after 15 years  Greenville News

Opinions May 8, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Court clears way for execution of inmate  Yahoo News

Flynn attorneys ask court to order judge to dismiss conviction  The Washington Post

Former N. Charleston officer Michael Slager appeals, seeking vacated sentence, conviction  Charleston Post Courier

Mo. Exoneration Bid Tests Limits Of Prosecutorial Power  Law360

SCOTUS holdings provide no 'cause' for vacating sentence  Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly

91 more Gerald Goines drug convictions being investigated by district attorney  KTRK-TV

Man convicted in fatal DWI accident seeks new sentence, alleging judge's error  Jefferson City News Tribune

Convicted child pornographer loses appeal  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Big Bombshells From Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story  E! NEWS

Michael Slager seeks to overturn sentence and conviction in killing of Walter Scott  WCBD News 2

Darrill Henry Exonerated After 15 Years in Prison  Legal Reader

How being a passenger almost put a man behind bars for life in Alabama  Southern Poverty Law Center

Police: Suspected Molotov cocktail found after Turkey Hill standoff  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Edwardsville police arrest man after stabbing  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Police: NYC man steals vehicle, crashes into tree during pursuit  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Police: Woman was hiding drugs, knife in body cavity  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

The Many Flaws of Netflixs Murder to Mercy: The Cyntoia Brown Story  PRIMETIMER

Dog found dead in Hazle Township  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Rutherford County man asks for Post Conviction Relief - Eligible for Release in Year 2075  Wgnsradio

Fighting for compensation in a state that offers no relief to the wrongfully convicted  ABA Journal

Former life coach serving prison for sex assaults seeking post conviction relief  New Jersey Herald

Thorsten Rushing files for post-conviction relief  KSWO

Criminal – Plea – GPS  Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly

Patriots DB Joejuan Williams adds safety work to offseason regimen - New England Patriots Blog- ESPN  ESPN

Authorities think man arrested in Omaha homicide wrote the email claiming responsibility  Omaha World-Herald

Man convicted twice in Grand Forks murder appeals for post-conviction relief  The Dickinson Press

Who is Judy Mikovits in ‘Plandemic,’ the coronavirus conspiracy video just banned from social media?  The Washington Post

SCOV Law Blog: The right to a defender for pro se petitions for post-conviction relief

Death squad leader, detainees who tested positive for COVID on Haiti deportation flight  Miami Herald

Police: Clothes stolen from laundromat in Nanticoke  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Police: Fired employee used propane torch to set fire behind former Nanticoke State Hospital  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Man who pleaded guilty for Sunhouse convenience store murder files for post-conviction relief  WBTW

Curtis Flowers post-conviction relief appeal dismissed as moot  WJTV

Judge denies request for post-conviction relief from man convicted of 2015 kidnapping  Williston Daily Herald

State Supreme Court rejects Jeffrey Hessler's bid to have death sentence overturned  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Judge dismisses post-conviction relief petition for Lee Hall  WDEF News 12

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

Convicted murderer withdraws post-conviction petition  Herald-Mail Media

Court of Appeals says cell phones may be used to copy public records  Arkansas Times

Cyntoia Brown's story documented throughout Netflix's "Murder to Mercy"  News Brig

Bozelko column: Menendez brothers deserve a second chance  Bastrop Daily Enterprise

'Delusional' Martin Shkreli denied prison release by judge  WNWO NBC 24

Missouri Fights to Keep Innocent Man in Prison Amid Pandemic  The Intercept

France's Macron and Germany's Merkel to present joint initiative amid coronavirus crisis  CNBC

Jeremy Lin: Seeing The COVID-19 Pandemic From Both Sides Of The Pacific  WBUR

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

Carroll Man Convicted For Sexually Abusing A Child Submits Yet Another Request For Post-Conviction Relief  1380 KCIM

Windham County murderers seek post-conviction relief  Brattleboro Reformer

Despite inadequate defense, COA denies relief in 1999 Indy merchant's murder  Indiana Lawyer

Unger can seek modification of life sentence in officer's murder  Herald-Mail Media

Nearly 100 Drug Cases Tied to Crooked HPD Cop May Be Cleared  KFI AM 640

Reversal: Relief granted for ineffective assistance of counsel in rape case  Indiana Lawyer

Alleged racial comments by Allegheny County Judge Tranquilli could complicate past, future cases  Tribune-Review


Man released from prison after overturned life sentence, had been convicted in 1993 murder  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

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

Former Gary cop says he doesn’t recall content of convicted quintuple killer’s confession  Chicago Tribune

Rapides judge denies death row inmate's post-conviction effort  KALB News

Missouri Supreme Court Denies Death Row Inmate's Appeal  U.S. News & World Report

Intellectual disability cited in death row inmate’s appeal  Washington Post

1970 Lincoln County murder conviction upheld - Daily Leader  Dailyleader

High court denies appeal in Putnam murder case  Cookeville Herald Citizen

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

Nebraska Supreme Court to consider appeal filed by convicted murderer, Jeff Hessler  Scottsbluff Star Herald

Meek Mill to get new trial and judge, Pennsylvania appeals court rules  CNN

Opinions March 16, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Some COVID-19 Relief Funds Went To Healthcare Cos Under Scrutiny For Possible Fraud, Report Says

New Trial Approved for Female Accused of Rape in Rutherford County  Wgnsradio

Justices turn down opioid lawsuit, challenge to ultrasound law  SCOTUSblog

Rickard may get third trial in Bradner railroad death  Sentinel-Tribune

State gets more time to respond to Steven Avery appeal  WGBA-TV