Tagged: 4th Circuit Summaries

Week 5 (2019)

Week of January 28, 2019 through February 1, 2019 Williams v. Stirling (Agee 1/28/2019): The Fourth Circuit held a PCR court unreasonably denied petitioner post-conviction relief due to ineffective assistance of counsel. Counsel had...

Week 45 (2018)

Week of November 5, 2018 through November 9, 2018 United States v. Ketter (Motz 11/8/2018): The Fourth Circuit affirmed a district court’s variance from sentencing guidelines in its sentencing of a defendant, finding that...

Week 43 (2018)

Week of October 22, 2018 through October 26, 2018 Day v. Johns Hopkins Health Sys. Corp. (Wilkinson 10/26/2018): The Fourth Circuit held that an expert witness protected from liability based on their testimony under...