No. 15-14856.

830 F.3d 1280 (2016)

Ali NEJAD, Petitioner-Appellee, v. ATTORNEY GENERAL, STATE OF GEORGIA, Respondent, Warden, Respondent-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

Filed: July 27, 2016.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Brian Steel , The Steel Law Firm, PC, Donald Franklin Samuel , Garland Samuel & Loeb, PC, Atlanta, GA, for Petitioner-Appellee.

Paula Khristian Smith , Beth Attaway Burton , Samuel Scott Olens , Attorney General's Office, Atlanta, GA, for Respondent-Appellant.

Before TJOFLAT, MARCUS, and ROGERS, Circuit Judges.

A jury in Fulton County, Georgia, found Ali Nejad guilty of sexually assaulting two women on two separate occasions, for which he was sentenced to a total of thirty-five years in prison by the superior court judge. Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254, he petitioned for federal habeas relief on the ground that his trial counsel...

Let's get started

Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases