The Promise of Effective Assistance of Counsel: Good Enough Isn’t Good Enough
Andrea D. Lyon
DePaul University - College of Law
June 10, 2012
The Champion, June 2012
As a part of the ANtional Association of Crminal Defense Lawyers perspectives on Gideon v. Wainwright's 50th anniversary, this article examines the promise of effective assistance of defense counsel, and how low that standard is and its deleterious effects on justice.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 4
Keywords: criminal law, effective assistance of counsel, criminal defenseAccepted Paper Series
Date posted: August 10, 2012
© 2014 Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
This page was processed by apollo4 in 0.296 seconds