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There is a possibility of opinions on Wednesday, March 1.
On Tuesday the court hears oral argument in Dean v. United States. Douglas Berman has our preview.

Allen v. Lawhorn

Petition for certiorari denied on December 13, 2010
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-24 11th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2010
 
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Issue: Whether a state court’s determination that trial counsel’s waiver of a penalty-phase closing argument did not prejudice the defendant is “contrary to” Supreme Court precedent.

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