The latest edition of SCOWstats crunches the numbers on both petitions for review and merits decisions in criminal cases during the pre-Butler years, the Butler years, and recent years. The odds of getting a petition for review granted hasn’t change much over time. The State wins about 60% of its petitions and defendants win about 5%. But what happens after SCOW grants review? That’s where a dramatic difference emerges. Click SCOWstats.com for more details.