-RSB Breckenridge v. Barksdale, No. 7:2011cv00487 - Document 28 (W.D. Va. 2012)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge James C. Turk on 7/9/2012. (tvt)
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Co el o ded i f e tve as i t nc by w ih di f om pe ii ne uns pr vi ne f c i ss a e t hol ng r tto r a fo tej r tefleDNA ts tk nb tearsi d t cie P i nd r m h u y h as e t a e y h retng ee t , h l v G ies; l Couns lpr vi i f e tve a ss a e by f ii t r ues a DN A e o ded ne f c i s it nc a lng o eq t expert and ; g. Couns lpr vi d i f e tve as i t nc w he pe ii rt d co elt y e o de ne f c i ssa e n ttone ol uns he ha a c lc ofi er s a c d onf i t nt e t nd ouns r f e t s e down untlpe ii r el e us d o t p i ttone wa f s ound guit , ttone t n hied CharesW e r Es r ly' ii r he r pe l be , quie. By o de e e e D e e be 1 201 t Cic tCo tdim i s d a lofBr c rr dge' c ai s r r nt r d c m r , 0, he r ui ur s s e l e ke l i s l m u rStiklndv.W as ngon,466U. 668,687( 98 . nde rc a hi l S. 1 4) Br ke i t n s it d a pe ii f ra w rtofha a c pus t t Cour of ec m dge he ubm te tton o i be s or o he t A ppea s o V igi a. By or re e e Fe ua y 22,20l1 t Cour ofA ppea st a f r e t l f r ni de nt r d br r , he t l r ns e r d he peii t t SuprmeCour ofVigi a, i t tiwa wihout urs ci t co i r tton o he e t r ni notng ha t s t j iditon o nsde Br ke dge' peii unde Va. ec mi s tton r CodeAnn. 8. - 1.( or No. 9- 0- ) On j 01677. Rec d 271 1 2. Febr y 25,2011,t Supr e Cour ofVi gi a gr ed Br uar he em t r ni ant eckemidge 30 dayst fl a petton o ie ii f ra p a fo t j d me t t eCic iCo r o Al e reCo ny.OnM a 2 , 01 ,h o p e l r m he u g n of h r ut u t f b mal u t y 0 2 1te Supr m e Cour ofVi gi a di m i s d t a a upo fndi t tBr c nrdge had notpr pery e t r ni s s e he ppe l n i ng ha e ke i o l pe f t d t a albec us hi pe ii di no c a n a s gnm e sofer ora r quie by Su r ec e he ppe a e s tton d t ont i s i nt r s e rd p. CtRul 5:7 c( )i.( c r No 1 0 9 . 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Couns lpr vi d i f e tve as it nc i f ii t i r e o de ne f c i s s a e n a lng o nt oduc a 1 b r po t e a e r s howi t tfng prnt f ndatt c i s e di notma c ng ha i er i s ou he rme c ne d th pettoner' ii s. Couns lpr vi d i f e tve as it nc i flng t c l N i e Tur ra a e o de ne f c i s s a e n ii o a l col ne s w iness; t Couns lpr de i f e tve as i t nc i f ii t r or t pr i i r e ovi d ne f c i s s a e n a lng o ec d he elm na y heari , ng' Couns lpr vi d i f e tve as it nc i f ii t f l a m oton t e o de ne f c i s s a e n a lng o ie i o c l halenget Comm o alh' e r wines ; he nwe t s xpe t t s 8. Couns lpr vi di fe tveasitnc i f lngt ob e tt t no til e o de nefci ssa e n aii o j c o he n-ra t s i o ofDa r lCa pbe l e tm ny r el m l; 9. Couns lpr de i f c i a s s a e w he pe ii ne notte hi a t e ovi d nef e tve s it nc n tto r ii d m t he def e t e t tTi ot M or i convi ed hi i 1987. ens abl ha m hy rs d m n , 1 0. Couns lpr de i f ci asitnc i f lngt obec t Bra e ovi d nefe tve ssa e n aii o j t o in Tur s t alt tm ony;and ner' ri esi Couns lpr de i f e tve a s s a e i f lng t hel hi c i ntw ih a e ovi d ne f c i s it nc n aii o p s le t pl deal ea . Ther s e ponden f l d a m oton t di m i s Br c nrdg spe ii n a pr e a l de a t d a t ie i o s s e ke i e' tto s oc dur ly f ule nd untm e y. l r s ns t t m oton,Br c nr dg ha s it hundr ds ofpage ofa to l i l n e po e o he i e ke i e s ubm ted e s ddii na agume sc er nghi cli f r i ( Nos 21 23,& 27) whiht cou tha r nt onc ni s ams or elef ECF . , , c he r s ca e uly r vi w e r f l e e d. A. 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N t l l 3F. 1 6 1 2( t Ci.1 97 ;Gryv. te ln 9 F. 1 8,1 3( t Ci.1 96 . Uni d 1 3d 3 4, 37 4h r 9 ) a Neh ra d, 9 3d 5 6 4 h r 9 ) The t e St t Supr Cour hashel t ta sat sa ut oflm iatonsmay bean i pendentand a aes eme t d ha t e t t e i t i nde dequae sat t te lw g ou d b ri f d r l b sr ve a j8. 165 A)2 i s c asaue.S eW ake v. ri a r n a rng e e a ha ea e iw, nd 0 - 4( ( ) s u h tt t e l r Ma tn, 1 1S. 1 20 l 3 31( 01l; ev. o s n, viAcinNo. l 3 Ct 1 , 1 0- 2 ) Le J hn o Ci l to 2:0CV00l 2, 0U. Dit LEXI 2 201 S. s. S 1 7 1 a * - 0( D. J y 28 201 )( po ta dRe o n ton , do t db or e , 0U. 06 3 , t 9 1 E. Va. ul , 0 Re r n c mme dai ) a p e y d r 201 S. Dit LEXI 1 72 ( D. Oc. 201 .Se as S ro v. r cor 4 F. pp. d 5 4,5 - 8 s. S 06 6 E. Va. t 5, 0) e lo par w Die t , 39 Su 2 8 87 8 ( D. . 06 (i n cai smula o l e ha tda d d fule i fdea h be sb c u ecai E. 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He a s f is i a l o m nsr e us or ny f s oc ur l f uls lo al t s amicarageofj tc s ast cic nthi d a t byt tr e.Themic ri e o how s ri usie o o rumve s efuls ha out s arag of usiee e i t pr durldea tha be nnar ydei t rquieacol a ecam j tc xc pton o oce a ful s e rowl fned o e r orbl li t a ij r r h dr c ie s e i c r l bl e d n en t r sn e a tiltt smo el l t a h t f u o s a e ev d p ct , ei e vie c o p e e td t ra,d i r i y h n i a i ke n t h t r a o bej r rwo dh v c n ce 't ed f n a t ft u d ryigci . S e o t a no e s na l u o ul a e o vitd'h ee d n o he n el n rme e Bouse v.Unie Stts 523U. 61 623( 998 (ii Sc upv. l 51 U. 298,326lv td ae , S. 4, 1 ) ctng hl Deo, 3 S. 27( 995).Brc dgema nos hs ng. Ac or ngl t c twilg a tt moi 1 ) e kemi kes uc howi c di y,he our l r n he ton t di m i shi pe ii on t g ound t thi c a m s a e pr e a l ba r d fom f de al be o s s s tton he r ha s l i r oc dur ly r e r e r ha as r ew oft m er t evi he is. B. 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C. d () t ye r ii . 3 Unde j2244( () t oneyea pei oflmiai f flngaha aspeii unde r d)1 ,he - r rod i tton or ii be tton r j2254begnst nm ont lts off daes i o he aet our t : ( t daeo whiht j A) he t n c he udgme bec mefna byt c usonofdiec nt a i l he oncl i r t r vi w o t expia i o t tm e f s ki s r e ' e e r he r ton f he i or ee ng uch evi w , ( t daeonwhiht i di tt tlnga a iai ceaedbyStt B) he t c he mpe men o ii n pplc ton r t ae a i i vi a i oft Consiu i n orl ws oft Unie St t i r ove i d on n ol ton he tt t o a he t d a es s em d, f t a i a waspr ve e f o flng by s h St t a ton' he pplc nt e nt d r m ii uc a e c i , ( t daeon whiht c tttonalrgh a sre wa i talyr og ze by C) he t c he onsiui i t se td s nii l ec ni d t Suprem e Court i t rghthasbeen newl r he , f he i y ecogni by t Supr e Cour zed he em t and m ade r r i y applcabl t cas on colat r ew ;or et oactvel i e o es l eral evi ( t daeonwhiht f t lprdiaeoft cli orcai pr e e c d D) he t c he acua e c t he am l ms esntd oul have been di cover t s ed hrough t exerci ofdue dii he se lgence. 6 pe i i t l whie an i a e' f opery fl d a i ton f St t pos r od s oled l nm t s s pr l ie pplca i or a e tconvi ton oro he ci t r colat alrevi ' i ûpendi ' l er ew ' s û ng.' Thec tc l fom t r or t tBrc nrdgedi no tl hi j225 peii our oncudes r he ec d ha e ke i d t ie s 4 tton wi nteo ey a fl gp ro p e cie b j2 4 ( Th S p e Co r o Vig na t h n -e r ii e id rs rb d y 2 4 *. e u rme u t f r i i hi n r us d Br c nrdg sdie ta ef e e ke i e' r c ppea on Aug t18, l us 2009,a 90 da lt r on Nove r1 nd ys a e , mbe 6, 2009,hi c ci bec mefna unde j2244( ( )A)whe t tmef hi t fl apeiin s onviton a i l r d)1( n he i or m o ie tto ri f a w rtofcertorar i t U nied St es Supr e Courtexpied. See H a r sv. Hut ns or i i i n he t at em r 4 chi on, 209F. 3 328n.1( hCi. 3d 25, 4t r 2000) .Theone- rtlngperodbega onNove r1 2009, yea ii i n mbe 6, a r n untlJ 9,201 w he Br ke i e fl d hi s a eha aspe ii a t t l t nd a i une 0, n ec nrdg ie s t t be tton nd hus oled he f de alflng pe i a t r 205 da ha e a ed. Onc t Cic tCour ofA l a l Coun y e r ii rod fe ys d l ps e he r ui t bem r e t di m i s d Br c nr dge' pe ii on D e e ber1, 0,hi f de a f lng pe i be n r ng s s e e ke i s tton cm 201 s e r l ii r od ga unni a i ande r onMa 1 2011 Br c nrdgedi no sgna daehi j225 peiin u i gan xpied y 0, . e ke i d t i nd t s 4 tto ntl Se e r30, 1 mor t nf mont t lt l rj2244( ( )A) ptmbe 201 , e ha our hs oo ae mde d)1( . 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