Google advancments has now been indexed 97 times by google and has been afforded an initial page rank of 1(out of 10)  … which is no small feat considering the very narrow scope of our subject material.   i re-checked our judge standings and we are locked in the 5th position for his name.   NOW, […]

Right to Counsel in Postconviction Proceedings

In Martinez v. Ryan, an Arizona prisoner was denied the chance to challenge his trial lawyer’s poor performance because his post-conviction lawyer failed to raise the claims. The Court granted review to address whether there should be a constitutionally-recognized right to counsel in postconviction proceedings where postconviction is the first chance to raise constitutional claims […]