Villanova Law Review Cited in Pennsylvania Supreme Court Opinion

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently cited a casenote written by Thomas Reilly ’15, Editor-in-Chief of Villanova Law Review, Volume 60, in its opinion of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. Jose A. Carrasquillo. Reilly’s casenote, “Now I’m Guilty, Now I’m Not: The Automatic Right to Pre-Sentence Guilty Plea Withdrawals in Pennsylvania Since Commonwealth v. Forbes,” was originally published in Volume 59 of the Villanova Law Review during his second year of law school. Read his full casenote here and the full opinion here.

Founded in 1956, the Villanova Law Review is a student-run and student-edited journal devoted to the advancement of legal scholarship.  It accepts submissions representing diverse viewpoints on a range of issues, and all articles undergo a rigorous editorial process.  The journal publishes a minimum of five issues each academic year, including a Symposium issue and the annual Third Circuit Review.

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