Advanced Issues in Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma (SBS/AHT) Cases

Location: Hernando de Soto Room
Date: Fri, March 23
Time: 9:45 AM - 11:00 AM

While all Shaken Baby Syndrome/Abusive Head Trauma (SBS/AHT) cases can be complicated, some stand out as particularly so. In these cases, a clear-cut avenue for post-conviction relief is not always available. It is particularly important in these situations to be able to create a cohesive narrative and viable post-conviction claims despite confusing and complicated evidence. This presentation will focus on these complicated claims, including topics related to false confessions, complicated ineffectiveness claims, incorrect theories at trial, false testimony by prosecution witnesses, and medically complex claims that were incompletely investigated. 

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