Habeas Corpus Proceedings and Issues of Actual Innocence
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Wednesday, July 13, 2005
Time: 09:30 AM

Agenda


The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has scheduled a hearing for Wednesday, July 13, 2005 at 9:30 a.m. in Room 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building on "Habeas Corpus Proceedings and Issues of Actual Innocence".

Senator Specter will preside.

By order of the Chairman

Member Statements


  1. Senator Russ Feingold (D - WI)
  2. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Seth Waxman, Esq.
    Former Solicitor General of the United States
    Partner, Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr
    Washington , DC
  2. Thomas Dolgenos, Esq.
    Chief, Federal Litigation Unit
    Philadelphia District Attorney's Office
    Philadelphia , PA
  3. John Pressley Todd, Esq.
    Assistant Attorney General
    Capitol Litigation Section
    Phoenix , AZ
  4. Barry Scheck, Esq.
    Co-Director, Innocence Project
    Law Professor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
    New York , NY
  5. Kent Cattani, Esq.
    Chief Counsel, Office of the Arizona Attorney General
    Capitol Litigation Section
    Phoenix , AZ
  6. Bryan Stevenson, Esq.
    Executive Director of Equal Justice Initiative of Alabama
    Professor of Clinical Law, New York University School of Law
    New York , NY