CLARENCE TYRONE PRUITT v. STATE OF TENNESSEE - Articles

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Posted by: Landry Butler on Sep 30, 2016

Court: TN Court of Criminal Appeals

Attorneys 1:

Patrick Barnes, Memphis, Tennessee, for the appellant, Clarence Tyrone Pruitt.

Attorneys 2:

Herbert H. Slatery III, Attorney General and Reporter; Zachary T. Hinkle, Assistant Attorney General; Amy P. Weirich, District Attorney General; and Carrie Shelton Bush, Assistant District Attorney General, for the appellee, State of Tennessee.

Judge(s): GLENN

The petitioner, Clarence Tyrone Pruitt, appeals the denial of his petition for post-conviction relief, arguing that he received ineffective assistance of counsel and entered an unknowing and involuntary guilty plea. After review, we affirm the judgment of the post-conviction court denying the petition.

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