Panel Finds Two Defendants Had Ineffective Trial Counsel

, New York Law Journal


A state appeals court vacated two criminal sentences on Tuesday, ordering a new trial for one man whose attorney failed to object to hearsay evidence, and a resentencing for another man whose attorney failed to challenge the constitutionality of a prior conviction.

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