Monday, December 9th, 2019

Roundup: Chaidez Fallout


"In Chaidez v. United States, the Court held that Padilla v. Kentucky, in which the Court held that the Sixth Amendment requires defense attorneys to inform criminal defendants of the deportation risks of guilty pleas, does not apply retroactively to cases already final on direct review.   Adam Liptak of The New York Times has coverage of the decision, as do David G. Savage of