The Seventh Circuit Rules that Pro Se Prisoner Missed His Chance at Resentencing

2012-03-07T07:35:57-06:00March 7th, 2012|Tags: , , |

I wrote this past year about the obstacles that prisoners filing pro se face when challenging their convictions and sentences. The Seventh Circuit's opinion today in United States v. Wyatt kind of typifies the problems inherent in a system that requires uneducated prisoners to fend for themselves and learn the law within a year in order to meet [...]