Discussion 7 - Appellate Courts Essay
The beginning process is to file a notice of appeal, rarely does a losing party have an automatic right of appeal. Usually there must be a legal basis for the appeal, an alleged material error in a trial, not just the fact that the losing party did not like the verdict. …show more content…
Below are two United States Supreme Court and there locations.
United States District Court
Southern District of New York
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
United States Courthouse
500 Pearl Street
New York, NY 10007-1312
Supreme Court of Virginia
P.O. Box 1315
100 North Ninth Street, 5th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219-1315
Case number 1:
R. WALKER, (WARDEN) LUNENBURG CORRECTIONAL CENTER v. CHRISTOPHER FORBES
(Record Number 151848)
The Circuit Court of Fairfax County; M. Devine, Judge.
Aaron J. Campbell (Office of the Attorney General) for appellant.
Jonathan D. Esten (The Law Office of Jonathan D. Esten) for appellee.
Assignment of Error 1. The habeas court erred in ruling that Forbes was denied the effective assistance of counsel in appealing the revocation of his suspended sentence.
Date Granted 02-22-2016
Case number 2:
COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA v. BRADY ARNOLD PROFFITT, JR.
(Record Number 151514)
The Circuit Court of Tazewell County; J. Hurley, Judge.