Bob Dole wants you to die for your sins…even if you didn’t do it.
The AEDPA had a tremendous impact on the law of habeas corpus in the United States. One provision of the AEDPA limits the power of federal judges to grant relief unless the state court’s adjudication of the claim resulted in a decision that was
contrary to, or involved an unreasonable application of clearly established federal law as determined by the Supreme Court of the United States; or
based on an unreasonable determination of the facts in light of the evidence presented in the state court proceeding.
A Tale of Two Justice Systems
“Prosecutors withheld evidence from the defense. … More seriously still, prosecutors didn’t disclose the fact that there was a fingerprint found on the gas can that didn’t belong to Hobley.”