DeBurgo v. Amand, No. 09-1145
District court's denial of defendant's request for habeas relief arising from his conviction for armed assault with intent to murder and assault and batter by means of a dangerous weapon is affirmed where: 1) appeals court's analysis of the sufficiency of the evidence was not an unreasonable application of the Supreme Court's standard announced in Jackson given the sufficiently suggestive circumstantial evidence presented; and 2) defendant was not deprived of his Sixth Amendment right to an impartial jury.
Read DeBurgo v. Amand, No. 09-1145
Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
Decided November 19, 2009
Before: Lipez, Howard, and Stahl, Circuit Judges
Opinion by Stahl, Circuit Judge
For Appellant: Elizabeth Doherty
For Appellee: Argie K. Shapiro, Assistant Attorney General, Martha Coakley, Attorney General
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