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No Padilla Relief for Petitioner (access required)

A Fairfax Circuit Court denies petitioner relief on a habeas corpus petition or a writ of coram vobis, in which he asserts a claim based on Padilla v. Kentucky. Petitioner is a Peruvian citizen and legal permanent resident of the U.S. On Feb. 11, 2008, he entered an Alford plea of guilty to a charge of ...