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Supreme Court upholds California's handling of inmate appeals
SacBee: Capitol Alert ^ | 2/23/11 | Michael Doyle

Posted on 02/23/2011 9:41:02 AM PST by SmithL

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday unanimously upheld California's handling of inmate appeals; at least, so far as deadlines go.

In a case arising out of a 1986 murder in Sacramento, the Court ruled that California need not set a specific deadline for when inmates file their habeas corpus petitions. . . .

(Excerpt) Read more at blogs.sacbee.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; Government; US: California
KEYWORDS: 9thcircus; appeals; corrections; goldenstate; inmates; scotus
And the 9th Circus gets smacked-down, again.
1 posted on 02/23/2011 9:41:08 AM PST by SmithL
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