Discussion 3 - In post-conviction settings, the interest shifts
Discussion 3 530
1. In post-conviction settings, the interest shifts from the protection of the accused to the finality of judgment. Argue for and against this position from both a legal and policy perspective.
2. The rights of the accused are dependent upon the effectiveness of counsel. Is this a correct statement? Explain and provide a factual example, (of which can be hypothetical), that would justify your answer.