Wednesday, April 03, 2013

Second Circuit -- Evans v. Fischer

Reversal of Habeas grant --  admission of hearsay isn't, per se, a violation of due process.  State prior appellate review holding the error to be harmless therefore bars federal collateral review.

Evans v. Fischer
Compiled by D.E. Frydrychowski, who is, not incidentally, not giving you legal advice.

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