Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

This week the blog will publish a multi-part online symposium on United States v. Texas, a challenge by Texas and twenty-five states to the Obama administration's deferred-action policy for immigration. Contributions to this special feature, as well as an “explainer” by this blog's Lyle Denniston, are available here.

Rosario v. Griffin

Petition for certiorari denied on May 23, 2011
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-854 2d Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2010

Issue: Whether application of New York's state constitutional “meaningful representation” standard to evaluate Sixth Amendment claims of ineffective assistance of counsel results in decisions that are "contrary to, or involve an unreasonable application of, clearly established federal law" as required by the federal habeas statute.

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