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Habeas Appellate Court Opinion

by Townsend, Karen


AC43902 - Torres v. Commissioner of Correction (Claim of ineffective assistance due to certain prejudicial prior misconduct evidence being admitted at trial; “On appeal, the petitioner claims that the court abused its discretion in denying his petition for certification on the ground that he failed to demonstrate that he had been denied the effective assistance of counsel in his underlying criminal trial. We disagree and, accordingly, dismiss the appeal.”)