The rule of Padilla v. Kentucky, that the Sixth Amendment requires defense attorneys to inform noncitizen clients of the deportation risks of guilty pleas, does not apply retroactively to cases already final on direct review.
U.S. SUPREME COURT
Chaidez v. United States
New Jersey Law Journal
February 20, 2013
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