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The following articles are provided to assist in your research. Some of the material has been superseded by more recent developments in the law. You should never rely solely on the information provided here. You should always read a cited case to be sure it is accurate, and you should always check to be sure it remains valid case law.

Lessons from Actual Investigations and Presentations of Habeas Petitions (from the 2012 SDAP seminar)

The Investigation and Presentation of Habeas Corpus (from the 2011 SDAP seminar)

Even When the Record Doesn't Hold a Clue (from the 2006 SDAP seminar)

There's Always Something (from the 2006 SDAP seminar)

The Lessons to be Learned from the Paul Magnan Case (from the 2006 SDAP seminar)

Investigation and Presentation of Habeas Claims in the State Appellate Court.

Elements of a Habeas Petition (updated 2012).

The Great Writ: A Primer on the Means by Which Federal Habeas Corpus Relief may be Obtained.

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