USA: Legal concerns as Florida resets execution: Paul Howell

By Amnesty International, , Index number: AMR 51/008/2014

Paul Howell, aged 48, is due to be executed in Florida on 26 February for the murder of a police officer in 1992. In 2013 a federal judge described his legal representation at trial and on initial appeal as “incompetent, ineffective, and deeply unprofessional”.

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