No. 11-2759.

708 F.3d 905 (2013)

Dishon McNARY, Petitioner-Appellant, v. Michael LEMKE, Warden, Respondent-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided February 26, 2013.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Shannon Young Shin (argued), Attorney, Winston & Strawn LLP, Chicago, IL, for Petitioner-Appellant.

Eric M. Levin (argued), Attorney, Office of the Attorney General, Criminal Appeals Division, Chicago, IL, for Respondent-Appellee.

Before EASTERBROOK, Chief Judge, and CUDAHY and KANNE, Circuit Judges.

KANNE, Circuit Judge.

Dishon McNary is currently serving two life sentences, without the possibility of parole, in an Illinois state prison. After failing in state court on both direct appeal and post-conviction review, McNary petitioned the district court for a writ of habeas corpus. McNary sought relief on the grounds that he received ineffective assistance of trial and appellate counsels in his state court proceedings...


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