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Some students are having problems with the Week Nine writing assignment, so here is some help.
6th Amendment assignment due on Tuesday, April 4, is on Page 17-18 of
the syllabus. You need to find cases, particularly death penalty
cases, that were appealed because of defense attorney incompetence or
misconduct and write a paper describing how the appellate courts
respond to defense attorney incompetence and the standards to which it
holds defense attorneys.
Welcome to Introduction to Constitutional Law. Content will added as I have time, but for now, check out the links on the left panel for help in finding cases.