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New SCOTUScast: Boyer v. Louisiana

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by SCOTUScaster
Posted February 06, 2013, 3:02 PM

On January 14, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Boyer v. Louisiana. The question in this case is whether, when a criminal death penalty trial is delayed due to the state’s failure to fund defense counsel, that delay should count against against the state in a subsequent “speedy trial” analysis.

To discuss the case, we have Amy Moore, an associate professor of law at Belmont University College of Law.

 

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