The Appellate Group

State v. Carter

State v. Carter, 2023 UT 18 (Pearce, J.)


The Utah Supreme Court granted certiorari to consider whether the Utah Court of Appeals erred in determining that trial counsel was not ineffective. The Utah Supreme Court affirmed, holding:

  • Trial was not ineffective when he failed to object to certain evidence and when he failed to ask for a directed verdict.

Read the full court opinion