Document Type

Article

Publication Title

Federal Sentencing Report

Publication Date

2012

Abstract

The article discusses state post-conviction remedies and a call for improvements to the U.S. criminal justice system as of April 2012, focusing on a consideration of the time and costs associated with lawsuits filed by prisoners. Several legal cases are addressed, including the U.S. Supreme Court case Cullen v. Pinholster which deals with Section 2254(d)(I) of the nation's Antiterrorism and Effective Death Penalty Act of 1996.

Share

COinS
 
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.