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Must Read - Email Correspondence with Appellate Attorney- What Would You Do??

Sent: Friday, February 19, 2016 2:46 PM   (FROM ME)

Dear Mr. xxx, I know that you are no longer Charles’ attorney however, I do have a few items to discuss with you.  1,135 more words

State Request Extension of Time to Reply to Petiton for Writ of Habeas Corpus-Granted

The State Attorney’s Office had 20 days to serve a reply to Charles’ Pro Se State Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus.

On the 20th day, the state motioned for an extension of time to file response. 119 more words

Man wrongly convicted in 1957 Illinois murder is released

CHICAGO (AP) — A 76-year-old man who a prosecutor says was wrongly convicted in the 1957 killing of an Illinois schoolgirl was released Friday shortly after a judge vacated his conviction, meaning that one of the oldest cold cases to be tried in U.S. 800 more words

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An Anonymous Comment or Is It Someone Connected to the Case?

I felt the need to post this comment. It is my humble opinion that anonymous is either the detective or the attorney. Her one sentence comment brought up the dog which was not in the pinned post that she commented on.

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Petition For Writ of Habeas Corpus Granted

The Pro Se Petition For Writ of Habeas Corpus filed by Charles Ajoloko has been Granted. Charles and I are very grateful at this first bout of good news. 103 more words

On the Face of the Record

Appellate attorney was ineffective for not requesting a Richardson or evidentiary hearing when the victim went from inability to identify the suspect 0% to 100% ability to identify the petitioner two and a half years later at trial. 719 more words

Constructive Amendment of Charging Document

Appellate Counsel was ineffective for failing to argue that the State constructively amended the information before trial to allow petitioner to be convicted of attempted robbery with a firearm as opposed to attempted robbery with a firearm and mask (the primary charge) in order to allow the tainted identification of the petitioner to be allowed at trial. 129 more words