• Connecticut Supreme Court
  • SC 18962
  • Nov 26 2013 (Date Decided)
  • Espinosa, J.
Regardless of whether a habeas petitioner's successful claim of ineffective assistance of counsel during plea negotiations arises by way of a subsequent plea agreement or conviction after trial, the proper remedy remains the same in most cases—remanding the case to the trial court. H.P.T. was convicted, following a jury trial, of crimes including sexual assault in the second degree, assault and risk of injury to a child.

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