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Author Hertz, Randy

Title Federal habeas corpus practice and procedure / Randy Hertz, James S. Liebman

Edition 6th ed
Publisher New Providence, NJ : LexisNexis, c2011
 Upper Mez.  KF9011 .L54 2011  v.1    AVAILABLE
 Upper Mez.  KF9011 .L54 2011  v.2    AVAILABLE
 Upper Mez.  KF9011 .L54 2011  Supp. 2013    AVAILABLE
Call # KF9011 .L54 2011
Description 2 v. (xxviii, 2682, [29] p.) : forms ; 27 cm
Notes Liebman's name appears first on the earlier edition
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Part I. Introduction. Format ; A general description of habeas corpus ; Overview of the federal habeas corpus process under ADEPA ; The client -- Part II. Timing of a federal habeas corpus petition : state remedies. Order of remedies and timing ; State postconviction remedies ; State remedies : professional and constitutional issues -- Part III. Habeas corpus jurisdiction. Subject-matter jurisdiction : custody ; Subject-matter jurisdiction : cognizable claims ; Rules governing selection of respondent and forum ; The petition -- Part IV. Ancillary and summary proceedings upon filing. Indigents and appointment of counsel ; Stays of execution ; Modification of custody status ; Summary proceedings ; The state's response ; Reply, amendment, and petitioner-initiated summary proceedings -- Part V. Magistrate judge practice and fact-development procedures. Magistrate judge practice ; Prehearing fact-development procedures ; Right to a hearing : effect of state court factfindings ; Conduct of the hearing -- Part VI. Procedural defenses. Introduction to procedural defenses ; Exhaustion of state remedies ; Prejudicial delay ; Nonretroactivity ; Adequate and independent state grounds ; "Full and fair opportunity to litigate" 4th Amendment exclusionary rule claims ; Successive petitions -- Part VII. Adjudication of the merits. Briefing ; The merits determination ; Harmless error ; The determination whether to grant relief : section 2254(d) ; Relief -- Part VIII. Postjudgment proceedings : appeals. Postjudgment proceedings ; Initiating the appeal ; Ancillary appellate proceedings ; The appeal ; Postjudgment, pre-certiorari proceedings ; Certiorari ; Original habeas corpus proceedings -- Part IX. Federal prisoners and detainees. Section 2255 motions by federal prisoners ; Immigration cases
Notes Kept up to date by supplements
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Subject Habeas corpus -- United States
Alt Author Liebman, James S
ISBN 9781422483565 (hbk. ; set)
1422483568 (hbk. ; set)


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