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U.S. Supreme Court rules Texas death row inmate had an ineffective lawyer, orders new review

In a 6-3 opinion, the justices said Terence Andrus had ineffective assistance from his lawyer and that it was unclear if the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals properly considered whether that could have affected his sentence.

The United States Supreme Court in Washington on June 11.
Terence Andrus.

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