Criminal procedure — fitness to stand trial – Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
Where a defendant is found fit to stand trial based on a psychological evaluation done years earlier and subsequent actions raise a bona fide doubt about whether the determination was reasonable, the defendant may raise a due process violation in postconviction petition.The 1st District Appellate Court reversed and remanded a decision from Cook County Circuit Judge Charles P. Burns.Kimberlynn Bolanos was a good student through her freshman year of high school. The following year her parents divorced, her grades fell, and …
Stay in the know all year long with these benefits:
Order now, or call 312-644-2394 or email Subscription@LawBulletinMedia.com for details.