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Habeas Appellate Court Opinion

by Townsend, Karen


AC42437 - Turner v. Commissioner of Correction (“Second amended fifth petition for a writ of habeas corpus; On appeal, the petitioner claims that the habeas court abused its discretion by (1) denying his petition for certification to appeal, (2) dismissing his claim that he was deprived of a fair trial during his first habeas trial, (3) denying his claims that the prosecuting authority violated his state and federal constitutional rights by failing (a) to disclose exculpatory evidence and (b) to preserve the exculpatory evidence, and (4) denying his motion to open the judgment and disqualify the judicial authority. We dismiss the appeal”.)