Lynaugh v. Petty

480 U. S. 699

March 25, 1987

Wow. For the third time in two days, a writ of certiorari was dismissed as improvidently granted. What the heck was going on? The underlying case was about whether a defense counsel could be held liable for ineffective assistance for not raising an insanity defense, and for failing to properly investigate some bodily evidence.

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