JERRY D. CARNEY v. STATE OF TENNESSEE - Articles

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Posted by: Tanja Trezise on Oct 22, 2012

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Jerry D. Carney, Henning, Tennessee, Pro Se.

Attorneys 2:

Robert E. Cooper, Jr., Attorney General and Reporter; Meredith Devault, Senior Counsel; Victor S. Johnson, III, District Attorney General; and Bret Gunn, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): GLENN

The pro se petitioner, Jerry D. Carney, appeals the dismissal of his third petition for writ of error coram nobis, arguing that due process should toll the statute of limitations and that he is entitled to coram nobis relief on the basis of newly discovered evidence of the criminal activities and official misconduct of the medical examiner who testified at his trial. Following our review, we affirm the dismissal of the petition.

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