July 1, 2014
- 110 Criminal Law
- 110XXXI Counsel
- 110XXXI(C) Adequacy of Representation
- 110XXXI(C)2 Particular Cases and Issues
- 110k1975 k. Counsel of Defendant’s Choice or Defendant Pro Se.
A self-represented defendant is unable to later claim he was denied effective assistance of counsel by his own representation.
State v. Simmons,136 So.3d 358 (La. App. 5 Cir. 2014)
Suggested by Kara Boucher, Principal Attorney Editor; Thomson Reuters; Eagan, Minn.