The Yale Law Journal

Eve Brensike Primus


Effective Trial Counsel After Martinez v. Ryan: Focusing on the Adequacy of State Procedures

Eve Brensike Primus

122 Yale L.J. 2604 (2013).

Everyone knows that excessive caseloads, poor funding, and a lack of training plague indigent defense delivery systems throughout the states, such that the promise of Gideon v. Wainwright is largely unfulfilled. Commentators have disagreed about how best to breathe life int…