Dennis Hawver of Ozawkie represented Phillip Cheatham Jr. during a jury trial in 2005 in which the defendant was convicted of capital murder and sentenced to death. The Kansas Supreme court reversed Cheatham’s convictions and ordered a new trial, ruling he had received ineffective counsel from Hawver.’
The old saw. Wonder, however, if the retrial wouldn’t be worth it. I mean, next time he’ll probably have a lawyer to represent him.
And do wonder if the lawyer in the first part might not be still working hard for the defendant by asserting the defendant devised his own program.
From the reaches,