Prisoners’ Rights

Date

1986

Journal Title

Journal ISSN

Volume Title

Publisher

Texas Tech Law Review

Abstract

Analyzes the use of habeas corpus to challenge unlawful confinement, particularly through claims of ineffective counsel. The article starts by discussing federal prisoner habeas corpus relief and state prisoners’ habeas corpus relief. The article then details habeas corpus relief for ineffective counsel and makes conclusions about this relief.

Description

Keywords

Habeas corpus, Criminal procedure, Texas, Federal law

Citation

17 Tex. Tech L. Rev. 681