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Supreme Court Decides Unethical Lawyer Was Not Ineffective

The recent overturning of Michael Skakel’s conviction in the Martha’s Vineyard murder of Martha Moxley has brought a lot of attention to “ineffective assistance of counsel” claims. The case raised a lot of eyebrows because Skakel’s lawyer was Mickey Sherman, a high-profile attorney often seen as a talking head on those vacuous news programs that […]