Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Padilla Rule Not Retroactive (access required)

Padilla Rule Not Retroactive (access required)

An Alexandria U.S. District Court denies a defendant’s motion under 28 U.S.C. § 2255 alleging he received ineffective assistance of counsel from a lawyer who failed to advise that his guilty plea to criminal charges could lead to deportation; the court declines to apply Padilla v. Kentucky’s rule retroactively. With this matter the court addresses ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

 

Scroll To Top