I was sent to prison for 2DWI.The habeas attorney petitioned I was denied my right to effective assistance of trial counsel in both cases,denied right to testify, in the guilty pleas was not knowingly and voluntarily made,failure to advise me of my right to testify and usurping the decision.Failure to ensure trail court canvassed me failing to advise me of constitutional rights by pleading guilty and the elements of the min and max penalties of the plea.
Only you can decide whether it's worth the money it will cost to pursue this appeal. As the prior answer indicated (I believe in the comments), the only way for you to know whether you have a valid appeal here is to retain a criminal appeals attorney, who can review the entire record carefully to see if there is any valid basis for appealing. Most appellate attorneys take on new representations for an upfront flat fee, or hourly with an upfront retainer. You can also expect to pay the costs of preparing and filing the appellate record. If you do this yourself, you might miss the opportunity to pursue a valid basis for overturning your conviction or sentence.
My recommendation is to consult with a criminal defense appeals attorney for a quote on how much the appeal would cost. If you cannot afford the attorney, you'll have to pursue this yourself if you want to continue fighting. Keep in mind that the deadlines are extremely strict in this area, so be sure to get in any papers well ahead of any deadline in case there's a problem that needs time to be fixed, or else the matter will be completely finished with no chance of reversal.
We can't tell you that on this site. That is a decision you need to make for yourself after consulting with an appellate attorney who can review your case and see if you have grounds for appeal and whether or not you have a reasonable chance of success.
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