NY Appeals Court: Padilla Retroactive - People v. Baret

NY Appeals Court: Padilla Retroactive - People v. Baret

"We conclude that Padilla, decided after defendant's conviction was affirmed on direct appeal (43 AD3d 648 [2007], affd 11 NY3d 31 [2008]), should be applied retroactively." - People v. Baret, Oct. 2, 2012.

Hats off to Labe M. Richman!

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Anonymous
Anonymous
  • 10-04-2012

The upcoming decision with the Supreme Court should be interesting