Firm Teams up with Innocence Project to Preserve Access to Habeas Corpus in Virginia

April 1, 2015

Hicks v. Director, Department of Corrections, 289 Va. 288 (2015). In a matter of first impression, the Supreme Court of Virginia held that Virginia law tolls the statute of limitations for a habeas corpus petition when the Commonwealth has withheld material exculpatory evidence from the defense (Brady material).
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