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SCOW: professional misconduct warranting suspension does not demonstrate ineffective assistance of counsel

State v. Tyrus Lee Cooper, 2016AP375-CR, 6/20/19, affirming a per curiam court of appeals opinion, case activity (including briefs) Cooper moved for pre-sentencing plea withdrawal and filed an OLR grievance because his lawyer failed to provide him with discovery, contact witnesses, and communicate with him. Days before trial, his unprepared lawyer misled him about the […]
Source: WI Public Defenders – On Point
SCOW: professional misconduct warranting suspension does not demonstrate ineffective assistance of counsel