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Morgan v. White

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
19-1023 6th Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether, if a petitioner defaults an ineffective-assistance-of-trial-counsel claim with “some merit,” Martinez v. Ryan allows a federal court to excuse the procedural default without requiring any further showing of prejudice.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Feb 13 2020Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due March 19, 2020)
Mar 06 2020Blanket Consent filed by Respondent, Vincent D. White, Jr.
Mar 19 2020Brief amici curiae of State of Indiana, et al. filed.
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