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Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief-Untimely Motion-Abandonment-Post-Conviction Relief Untimely Motion

Where a defendant argued that his case must be remanded to the motion court for an abandonment inquiry, the state agreed in its brief, and the judgment is reversed and remanded. Judgment is reversed and remanded. Slavens v. State (MLW ...

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Criminal Law : Post-Conviction Relief –  Untimely Motion –  Abandonment

Where a defendant’s amended motion for post-conviction relief was untimely filed, and the motion court failed to make an independent inquiry into whether he was abandoned by counsel, the judgment is reversed and remanded for such a determination. Judgment is ...

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