Turner v. Rogers Decision

This morning, the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Turner v. Rogers, 10-10. Breyer, J. wrote fir the majority holding no mandated right to counsel BUT that states must provide some form of procedural protections. However, the Court found that Turner’s DPC rights HAD been violated and vacated the judgment of the South Carolina Supreme Court. Thomas, J. Dissented. The opinio is here

More later once I’ve read the opinion in full.

-Zachary Cloud

-Zachary

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