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John Knospler Junior Seeks Post-Conviction Relief In Casper Murder CaseK2 RadioA former Marine from Pennsylvania, convicted of murder, is once again trying to get a new trial or have his sentenced modified. John Knospler Junior has filed a motion of post-conviction, in a case where he was convicted by a jury of second degree ...

The Commercial Dispatch
Court denies Lofton's appeal for post-conviction reliefThe Commercial DispatchThe Mississippi Court of Appeals ruled an Oktibbeha County man given life in prison for a 1990s rape was properly sentenced and dismissed his request for post-conviction relief Tuesday. John H. Lofton, who was also sentenced to two 20-year terms of ...

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Supporters demand release of Highland Park dad detained by ICE while at kids' schoolKABC-TVA court hearing requesting post-conviction relief was scheduled for later Friday. Emmy McClain, a lawyer with the National Day Laborer Organizing Network, spoke at a news conference Friday morning ahead of the court hearing. "His case has forced us to ...and more »

US v. Rodriguez, 15-40357 (5th Cir. 06/05/2017)Texas LawyerDefendant-Appellant Eduardo Rodriguez appeals the district court's dismissal of his application for post-conviction relief, contending that it is timely under 28 U.S.C. § 2255(f)(4). Because we conclude that the facts underlying Rodriguez's claim could ...

HIV-positive man appeals conviction for having sexWisconsin GazetteAn HIV-positive man sentenced to lifetime registration as a sex offender is petitioning the Iowa Supreme Court for post-conviction relief. Nick Rhoades was sentenced to 25 years in prison and must register as a sex offender for the rest of his life for ...

Man's sentence for sex assault of child confirmedBennington Banner (subscription)BENNINGTON — A bid for post-conviction relief for a local man imprisoned for sexual assault of a child has been rejected in a ruling issued Friday. In a 37-page decision, Judge John Valente rejected the appeal of Rusty Brooks to have his 2011 ...

WBAY
Legal expert Abrams: Dassey should be releasedWBAYAvery's attorney Kathleen Zellner has filed a post-conviction relief motion in Manitowoc County laying out her argument for Avery to get a new trial. Abrams says the Dassey decision does not necessarily mean good news for Steven Avery. "The supporters ...Brendan Dassey to be released this year, unless state retries himWSAWNetflix Videos at ABC News Video Archive at abcnews.comABC NewsDassey wins in federal appeals courtMilwaukee Journal SentinelFox11online.com -NME.comall 274 news articles »

Court denies Dorset man's appeal for reliefBennington Banner (subscription)BENNINGTON — The Vermont Supreme Court has upheld a lower court's decision to deny post-conviction relief to a Dorset man who pleaded guilty to an aggravated domestic assault charge. William Nichols, Jr. was convicted of the felony charge in 2012.

Court affirms denial of PCR for drug offenderIndiana LawyerThe Indiana Court of Appeals has affirmed the denial of an Elkhart woman's petition for post-conviction relief, finding her ineffective assistance of counsel argument cannot prevail under Indiana law. After a confidential police source participated in ...

5 years after conviction, many unresolved issuesWilliamsport Sun-GazetteSandusky, 73, is pursuing an appeal under the state's Post Conviction Relief Act as he serves a 30- to 60-year prison sentence. After several court hearings in the matter, Sandusky's lawyers are currently drafting proposed findings of fact and ...and more »

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