Burton v. Terrell, No. 07-30842 - Criminal Law - U.S. Fifth Circuit
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Burton v. Terrell, No. 07-30842

In a manslaughter prosecution, denial of petitioner's habeas petition is affirmed where a trial court's failure to inform the defendant of the maximum possible sentence does not invariably lead to constitutional error if he was aware of the maximum sentence.

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Filed July 21, 2009

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Opinion by Judge Higginbotham