[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website; JURIST news archive] will determine whether an appeal of a capital murder conviction can continue despite the prisoner’s lawyers failing to meet a paperwork deadline, in one of two cases in which the court granted certiorari [order list, PDF] Monday. In Maples v. Allen [docket; cert. petition, PDF], the court will review a decision by the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit that held [opinion, PDF] the state of Alabama may…

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