Note by Oliver Atticus Kaufman
This note examines the Fifth Circuit’s recent decision in Panetti v. Davis, 863 F.3d 366 (5th Cir. 2017), where the court held that a petitioner must be granted appointed counsel and funds for expert assistance to prepare for a federal habeas petition under a theory of incompetency.
About the Author
J.D./M.B.A. candidate 2020, Tulane University Law School; A.B. Freeman School of Business; B.A. 2015, Tulane University.
92 Tul. L. Rev. Online 25 (2018)