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10. Sufficiency of 2. Counsel 39. TPRs 45. WI Court of Appeals a. Effective assistance B. Constitutional rights C. Unpublished Opinions F. Fact-finding, Sec. 48.424

Counsel wasn’t ineffective for failing to call mom’s psychiatrist at TPR trial

State v. A.C.M., 2018AP2423-2424, 11/12/19, District 1 (1-judge opinion, ineligible for publication); case activity A.C.M.’s trial lawyer did not call her psychiatrist to testify about her mental health or her medication compliance–evidence that was important to the issue of whether she posed a safety risk to her children. The court of appeals held that even […]
Source: WI Public Defenders – On Point
Counsel wasn’t ineffective for failing to call mom’s psychiatrist at TPR trial