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No “Brady’ violation in habeas case (access required)

Where petitioner seeks habeas corpus relief on the basis that the commonwealth violated the Brady rule by withholding impeachment evidence, petitioner has not conclusively established that counsel never received the evidence. The circuit court correctly determined there was no Brady violation. Background Three witnesses, Scott, Reid and Parker, gave statements to the police in 2001 implicating appellant ...