Sunday, July 25, 2004

Update on reform of 21-day rule - not many innocence petitions have been filed

The Roanoke paper has this report ("Only a trickle of innocence writs filed," 7/25/04) on the limited number of post-judgment petitions that have been filed since the change in the law effective July 1 which modified the 21-day rule in criminal cases in Virginia.

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