Chronology of Legal Documents

June 23, 2014

Jesse Friedman Files Motion in Nassau County Court to Open File and Overturn His 1988 Conviction (Click here to read)

December 23, 2013

Legal Filing Requests NY State Appellate Court Affirm Judge's Decision to Order Friedman Files Opened (Click here to read)

September 20, 2013

Jesse Friedman Files Notice of Intent to Sue Nassau County DA Kathleen Rice for Defamation (Click here to read)

September 13, 2013

Friedman Asks Appellate Court to Open Files of Police Investigation (Click here to read)

August 7, 2013

Petitioner’s Reply Memorandum of Law (Click here to read)

January 2004

440 Motion, memorandum of law in support of motion to vacate conviction (Click here to read)

November 4, 2004

DA Affirmation in Opposition to 440.10 Motion (Click here to read)

Supplemental memorandum of Law (Click here to read)

January 6, 2006

Decision and Order Judge LaPera County Court Nassau County (Click here to read)

June 23, 2006

Federal Habeas Corpus petition (Click here to read)

September 11, 2006

Respondent's Answer, Affirmation and Motion in Support to Dismiss Motion (Habeas Corpus) (Click here to read)

August 14, 2007

Respondent Letter to Judge Seybert (Click here to read)

August 21, 2007

Respondent's Papers submitted to Judge Seybert (Click here to read)

September 9, 2007

Memorandum and Order: Judge Seybert Federal District Court (Click here to read)

October 3, 2007

Oral Arguments before Judge Seybert (Click here to read)

January 4, 2008

Memorandum and Order Judge Seybert Federal District Court (Click here to read)

Petition for Certificate of Appealability (Click here to read)

January 24, 2008

DA Opposition to Certificate of Appealability (Click here to read)

July 22, 2008

Certificate of Appealability (Click here to read)

November 2008

Federal Habe Papers submitted to Second Circuit Court of Appeals (Click here to read)

March 10, 2009

Brief for Respondents-Appellees, DA Opposition to Appeal Federal Habeas Corpus (Click here to read)

July 8, 2009

Oral Arguments before Second Circuit (Click here to read)

July 20, 2009

Supplemental Motion: Actual Innocence petition to Second Circuit (Click here to read)

July 29, 2009

People's Supplemental Brief to Second Circuit (Click here to read)

July 2010

Second Circuit Decision (Click here to read)

DA Kathleen Rice announces conviction review (Click here to read)

November 2010

DA Kathleen Rice announces "distinguished panel of experts" in conjunction with internal re-investigation (Click here to read)

March 2012

Friedman "standards brief" (Click here to read)

May 2012

Jesse Friedman appears before Review Panel (Click here to read)