4 Cited authorities

  1. Atkins v. Virginia

    536 U.S. 304 (2002)   Cited 2,793 times   54 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the execution of mentally retarded offenders violates the Eighth Amendment
  2. Moore v. Texas

    137 S. Ct. 1039 (2017)   Cited 193 times
    Holding that lower courts erred by focusing on a defendant's adaptive strengths and ignoring his weaknesses, in contradiction to prevailing clinical standards, in assessing whether he had an intellectual disability
  3. Ex Parte Briseno

    135 S.W.3d 1 (Tex. Crim. App. 2004)   Cited 233 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Holding that Atkins does not require a jury determination of mental retardation in a post-conviction proceeding
  4. In re Hawthorne

    35 Cal.4th 40 (Cal. 2005)   Cited 65 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding Cal. Penal Code § 1376, eff. Jan. 1, 2004, applies on post-conviction