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Superior Court Relaxes Level of Diligence Required of Late Pro Se PCRA Petitioner Asserting After-Discovered Facts

The presumption of access to information available in the public domain does not apply to an untimely pro se petitioner under the Post Conviction Relief Act (PCRA), an en banc panel of the Pennsylvania Superior Court held in Com. v. Burton.

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