No, this is not a blog about medicine. It's Sanford Hausler's blog about the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and its opinions. The Court doesn't know about this, but I don't think it would mind.
Tuesday, October 12, 2004
Ineffective. The Second Circuit has held, in United States v. Morgan, that it generally will not decide ineffective assistance of counsel claims on direct appeal. Such claims should be raised in a habeas corpus petition. The decision can be found here.