CHARLES AJOLOKO vs. STATE OF FLORIDA – Case Docket: 5D16-***

The Constitution now provides that the Legislature shall divide the State into appellate court districts and that there shall be a district court of appeal (DCA) serving each district. The purpose of Florida’s District Courts of Appeal is to provide the opportunity for thoughtful review of decisions of lower tribunals by multi-judge panels. District Courts … More CHARLES AJOLOKO vs. STATE OF FLORIDA – Case Docket: 5D16-***

The Constitutional Right to Effective Assistance of Trial and Appellate Counsel

Charles Ajoloko’s allegations in his Habeas Corpus are sufficient for a belated appeal, new trial or dismissal. Charles Ajoloko file a timely motion for a new trial. Charles Ajoloko’s motion for a new trial was denied without an evidentiary hearing. Charles Ajoloko filed a timely direct appeal. His direct appeal was denied. Appellate Counsel neglected … More The Constitutional Right to Effective Assistance of Trial and Appellate Counsel

State Request Extension of Time to Reply to Petiton for Writ of Habeas Corpus-Granted

The State Attorney’s Office had 20 days to serve a reply to Charles’ Pro Se State Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus. On the 20th day, the state motioned for an extension of time to file response. Appellate Court granted the state attorney 20 days to reply to the petition. State Attorney ordered to reply by 5/9/2016. The … More State Request Extension of Time to Reply to Petiton for Writ of Habeas Corpus-Granted

Missing Element from Jury Instructions

Appellate counsel was ineffective for failing to raise that element (2a) of the attempted robbery with a firearm instruction was omitted from the jury instructions constituting fundamental error. The jury instruction in this case resulted in fundamental error because it omitted (2a), the requirement that the jurors find someone stopped or did not stop the … More Missing Element from Jury Instructions

First Page of Charles’ Petiton

IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF APPEAL FOR THE FIFTH DISTRICT STATE OF FLORIDA     CHARLES AJOLOKO Petitioner, Pro Se VS.                                                       DCA Case No: 5D14-368 L.T. Case No: 2011-CF-8401-A-O STATE OF FLORIDA Respondent   MOTION FOR RELIEF PURSUANT TO RULE 9.141(d) OF THE FLORIDA RULES OF APPELLATE PROCEDURE, OR IN THE ALTERNATIVE PETITION FOR A … More First Page of Charles’ Petiton

Suggestiveness of Two Photo Line-ups and in-Court Identification Procedures

This post includes excerpts from the trial transcript and original police report. Charles Ajoloko petitions for a writ of habeas corpus alleging ineffective assistance of appellate counsel for failing to present several “arguable” and potentially successful” claims suggested by the record.  These included the suggestiveness of both the photo line-ups and in-court identification procedures and … More Suggestiveness of Two Photo Line-ups and in-Court Identification Procedures

Motion For A New Trial not Raised on Direct Appeal

This post contains dialogue from the sentencing transcript and the motion for new trial. Charles Ajoloko petitions for a writ of habeas corpus alleging ineffective assistance of appellate counsel for failing to raise on direct appeal the trial court’s order denying the motion for a new trial. The trial court did not give any reason … More Motion For A New Trial not Raised on Direct Appeal

JURISDICTION TO ENTERTAIN PETITION AND GRANT HABEAS CORPUS RELIEF- Pro-Bono Help Needed

JURISDICTION TO ENTERTAIN PETITION AND GRANT HABEAS CORPUS RELIEF This  is  an  original  action  under  Florida  Rule  of  Appellate  Procedure 9.l00(a).   See Art. l, Sec. 13, Fla. Const.  This Court has original jurisdiction pursuant to Florida Rule of Appellate Procedure 9.030(a)(3) and Article V, Section 3(b)(9) of the   Florida   Constitution.   This petition presents constitutional issues … More JURISDICTION TO ENTERTAIN PETITION AND GRANT HABEAS CORPUS RELIEF- Pro-Bono Help Needed

Charles’ Introduction – Still Seeking Help from an Attorney

INTRODUCTION             Numerous errors were committed in the appeal of the conviction and sentence of petitioner, Charles O. Ajoloko. The petitioner was diagnosed with a bipolar schizoaffective disorder by Dr. Jeffrey Dxxxxx. Dr. Dxxxxx is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with sub-certifications in Forensic, Geriatric and Addictions Psychiatry.  Dr. Dxxxxxx is a recognized, experienced expert witness … More Charles’ Introduction – Still Seeking Help from an Attorney

CHARLES’ PRELIMINARY STATEMENT – Not Bad For 2 novices – Still seeking attorney help

PRELIMINARY STATEMENT             Article l, Section 13 of the Florida Constitution provides: “The writ of habeas corpus shall be grantable of right, freely and without cost.” This petition for habeas corpus relief is filed to address substantial claims of error under the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, and Fourteenth Amendments to the United States Constitution and the … More CHARLES’ PRELIMINARY STATEMENT – Not Bad For 2 novices – Still seeking attorney help

Charles’ Preliminary Toughts on his Habeas Corpus

Well, this is my son’s first attempt at his Habeas Corpus(with a little help from mom) IN THE SUPREME COURT OF FLORIDA CASE NO. ????-???? Charles Ajoloko, Petitioner v. SECRETARY, FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS, STATE OF FLORIDA Respondent. PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS No attorney yet These are just layman ideas of my son … More Charles’ Preliminary Toughts on his Habeas Corpus