David Wilson vs. Jefferson S. Dunn

David Wilson has been on Alabama's death row at Holman Prison since 2008. He is represented by Professor Bernard E. Harcourt, and his federal habeas petition is currently before the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, Southern Division. 

David Wilson

Mr. Wilson's petition for writ of habeas corpus raises mental health, Brady v. MarylandBatson v. Kentucky, and ineffective assistance of counsel claims. After entering his notice of appearance in November 2019, Professor Harcourt is preparing to amend the petition for writ of habeas corpus with the assistance of students in the Abolition Practicum

Recent Pleadings 

In the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Alabama, Southern Division

Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (April 22, 2019, filed by the Federal Defenders of the Middle District of Alabama)

Notice of Appearance and Motion for a Status Conference, for Appointment of Counsel, and for an Order of Disclosure (November 20, 2019, filed by Professor Bernard E. Harcourt)