The Supreme Court has granted certiorari in the following cases involving issues of interest to capital habeas litigators:
Edwards v. Vannoy, 19-5807 (cert. petition granted May 4, 2020)
(case below: 5th Cir. (unpublished denial of COA)
Whether this Court’s decision in Ramos v. Louisiana, 590 U. S. ___ (2020), applies retroactively to cases on federal collateral review.
This question was written by the Court. The pre-Ramos certiorari petition raised the same issue decided in Ramos.