Waiver of Postconviction Relief (PCR) and PCR CounselPsychiatry Publications and Presentations
UMMS AffiliationDepartment of Psychiatry
Medical Subject HeadingsForensic Psychiatry; Crime; Mental Disorders; Mental Competency; Informed Consent
AbstractA convicted capital defendant's lack of understanding of the procedural posture of his or her case may be enough to indicate that the individual's waiver of rights in postconviction relief proceedings was not made knowingly, intelligently, and voluntarily.
Rights and PermissionsCitation: Larson, K.A. & Grudzinskas, A. (2008). Waiver of Postconviction Relief (PCR) and PCR Counsel, Journal of American Academy of Psychiatry and Law, 36(3), 402-404.
Citation InformationKimberly A. Larson and Albert J. Grudzinskas. "Waiver of Postconviction Relief (PCR) and PCR Counsel" Vol. 36 Iss. 3 (2008)
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