Clinton S. v. Comm'r of Corr.

Decision Date18 October 2017
Citation327 Conn. 927,171 A.3d 59 (Mem)
CourtConnecticut Supreme Court
Parties CLINTON S. v. COMMISSIONER OF CORRECTION

Vishal K. Garg, assigned counsel, in support of the petition.

Marjorie Allen Dauster, senior assistant state's attorney, in opposition.

The petitioner Clinton S.' petition for certification to appeal from the Appellate Court, 174 Conn.App. 821, 167 A.3d 389 (2017), is denied.

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  • Ricardo R. v. Comm'r of Corr., AC 39578
    • United States
    • Connecticut Court of Appeals
    • November 6, 2018
    ...performance unreasonable. See Clinton S. v. Commissioner of Correction, 174 Conn. App. 821, 828, 167 A.3d 389, cert. denied, 327 Conn. 927, 171 A.3d 59 (2017). Accordingly, we conclude that trial counsel's decision not to pursue these alternative theories that supported a not guilty verdict......
  • O'Reagan v. Comm'r of Corr.
    • United States
    • Connecticut Court of Appeals
    • January 4, 2022
    ...benefit additional investigation would have revealed is on the petitioner" (internal quotation marks omitted)), cert. denied, 327 Conn. 927, 171 A.3d 59 (2017).Although the petitioner points to weaknesses in the state's case against him,7 Solak reasonably advised the petitioner that he view......
  • Robert S. v. Comm'r of Corr.
    • United States
    • Connecticut Court of Appeals
    • November 19, 2019
    ...even if defenses may exist." Clinton S. v. Commissioner of Correction , 174 Conn. App. 821, 827–28, 167 A.3d 389, cert. denied, 327 Conn. 927, 171 A.3d 59 (2017)."It is axiomatic that decisions of trial strategy and tactics rest with the attorney.... Furthermore, our review of counsel's per......

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