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Capital defendant loses bid to file another habeas petition (access required)

Where a North Carolina inmate attempting to challenge his capital sentence on the basis of his intellectual disability could not establish that recent Supreme Court decisions applied retroactively to cases on collateral review, his motion seeking authorization to file a successive application for a writ of habeas corpus was denied. Background Timothy Richardson filed a motion under ...