In Cuthbertson, the 10th circuit reversed the denial of a 2255 based on an enhanced sentence due to a prior Hobbs Act Robbery Conviction. Several courts have made decisions surrounding Hobbs Act Robbery. The cumulative effects of these decisions are the curtailing of Hobbs Act Robberies being used to enhance sentencing in some courts. Cuthberston's […]
In Kallas, the Ninth Circuit reversed the denial of a 2255 motion to vacate without holding an evidentiary hearing. Read more here.
Our office fields many questions about the topic of ineffective assistance of counsel. In this short blog, we will provide more clarity on this complex issue. So many more complexities exist beyond this outline. Please reach out and contact our office if you have questions about your specific case. 2255 Motions and Ineffective Assistance of […]