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

Opinions June 3, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

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

Man serving 40 years for death of Angie Pipkin seeks new trial  WMBF

State Court Filings Drop 20% as Judges, Lawyers Cope With COVID-19 Disruptions | New Jersey Law Journal

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

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

Convicted killer granted new hearing  Houma Courier

Brittany Monk wants 35-year sentence reduced in 2015 killing of her convicted molester  The Advocate

Justices Rule for Texas Prisoner in Post-Conviction Dispute  Bloomberg Law

No Federal Relief on Death Row Inmate's Ineffective Lawyer Claim  Bloomberg Law

Man loses PCR bid against criminal contempt sentences  Indiana Lawyer

Making A Murderer update: State files response to Steven Avery's appeal  WGBA-TV

‘The power of redemption’: Oakland man goes free after 44 years in prison, more than 30 in solitary  San Francisco Chronicle

Appeals court clears way for execution of Missouri inmate  ABC News

Opinions May 27, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Appeals court decisions made on 8 cases | News |  Sentinel-Tribune

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

Opinions May 20, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Cleveland serial killer Anthony Sowell loses latest attempt to overturn conviction, death sentence

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

Nineteen Non-Unanimous Jury Convictions Were Vacated This Week—But That's Just the Beginning  The Portland Mercury

Trump Judge Tries to Keep Man in Prison Despite Conviction Based on False Evidence: Confirmed Judges, Confirmed Fears  People For the American Way

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

5th District Court Affirms Convictions of Sex Offenders Sean Whitt and Ex-Bunnell Cop Mike Stavris

Opinions May 22, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

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

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

Anthony Sowell convicted of killing 11 women loses latest appeal

Amid COVID 2 Inmates From 1987 Bronx Case Are Ordered Released By SDNY Judge Stein  Inner City Press

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

New opinions: June 2  EIN News

Opinion analysis: Justices reaffirm distinction between first and second habeas petitions  SCOTUSblog

Opinions May 8, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Commissioner nixes church fundraiser killer's latest appeal  CT Post

High court affirms limits on pro se conflict of interest  Chicago Daily Law Bulletin

Bay Briefing: June 15 - the next step in San Francisco's 'new normal'  San Francisco Chronicle

Steven Avery Tests Positive For COVID-19, According To Former Lawyer Jerome Buting  The Inquisitr News

Supreme Court upholds Puerto Rico oversight board from constitutional challenge  The Washington Post

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

Thorsten Rushing files for post-conviction relief  KSWO

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

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

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

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

Judge Sullivan didn't let the DOJ drop charges against Flynn easily — he's not wrong | TheHill  The Hill

Darrill Henry Exonerated After 15 Years in Prison  Legal Reader

State Fights Steven Avery’s Attempt to Get Out of Prison in ‘Making a Murderer’ Case  Law & Crime

Platitudes and Protest: How the Music Industry Responded to Blackout Tuesday  Rolling Stone

Tennessee Supreme Court To Continue Live-Streaming Video Conference Oral Arguments May 28  EIN News

Relief rally or bear market bubble? For investors, it's hard to tell  Financial Post

Adnan Syed Now 2020: Is Adnan Syed Still in Jail? An Update  The Cinemaholic

Curtis Flowers post-conviction relief appeal dismissed as moot  WJTV

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

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

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

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

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

Convicted murderer withdraws post-conviction petition  Herald-Mail Media

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

Violence abated  Fox News

The Supreme Court Handed Down Rulings in 3 Big Cases — Here’s What You Need to Know  Law & Crime

Man seeks to have conviction overturned because of now-dead man's taped confession to killing 5

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

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

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

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

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

Oklahoma’s Suspect Argument in Front of the Supreme Court  The Atlantic

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

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

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


Argument analysis: Justices seem likely to side with Texas prisoner in important habeas case  SCOTUSblog

Our Turn: George Nee and Patrick Crowley: Elected officials must take action in this current time of crisis  The Providence Journal

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

1970 Lincoln County murder conviction upheld - Daily Leader  Dailyleader

Steven Avery's attorney files latest appeal

High court denies appeal in Putnam murder case  Cookeville Herald Citizen

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

Opinions April 28, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Artists Are Paying Tribute on Social Media to George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Other Black Americans Killed by the Police  artnet News

Justices grant transfer, allow PCR case from second appeal  Indiana Lawyer

Opinions March 16, 2020  Indiana Lawyer

Former Bluffs Man Loses Postconviction Relief Appeal to Nebraska Supreme Court

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

Felony Convictions Require Unanimous Jury Verdicts, Rules SCOTUS—Shaming Oregon and Louisiana  Filter

Jerry Sandusky denied break, is resentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison again  PennLive

Man convicted in 1993 triple fatal fire wins new trial  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette