J4H | Justice 4 Hank Skinner

News May – September 2007

On May 9, 2007, Hank’s attorneys filed an application for a certificate of appealability on the claim of ineffective assistance of counsel. On July 2, 2007, Judge Robinson denied the application. On July 27, 2007, Hank’s attorneys filed a second motion for DNA testing. Judge Robinson’s decision was appealed with the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals on September 26, 2007.