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29 May 2013, 7:14 am by Matthew Salzwedel
But However, as a sentence-starter is a cumbersome way to begin a contrasting sentence. [read post]
22 Mar 2011, 10:23 am by Peter Smythe
In his new book, How to Write a Sentence and How to Read One, Stanley Fish offers up some of the most exquisite sentences in the English language. [read post]
22 Dec 2011, 9:38 am by The Law Firm of Shein and Brandenburg
These reforms of the sentencing guidelines reduced the disparity between the sentencing guidelines for powder cocaine and crack cocaine. [read post]
28 Jun 2011, 4:00 pm by White Collar Crime Prof Blogger
Benjamin Weiser, NYTimes, Judge Explains 150-Year Sentence for Madoff has a fascinating story of some of the surrounding conversations prior to the Madoff sentencing. [read post]
22 Oct 2012, 7:58 am by White Collar Crime Prof Blogger
The Rajat Gupta Sentencing Memo filed last week by his attorneys is an outstanding work of its kind, and the Government's Sentencing Memo in U.S. v. [read post]
28 Apr 2014, 1:52 pm by CrimProf BlogEditor
Here is the abstract: Sentencing mitigation or sentencing videos are a form of visual legal advocacy that is... [read post]
13 Mar 2010, 7:08 am by CrimProf BlogEditor
Sentencing Commission indicating that the post-Booker increase in sentencing discretion has led to an increased correlation between... [read post]
17 Nov 2008, 8:32 pm
In People v Young(94 NY2d 171) the defendant had originally received an aggregate sentence of 45 years to life, including a sentence of 2-4 years on a count of criminal possession of stolen property. [read post]
22 Jul 2009, 1:00 pm
The report's findings reveal overwhelming racial and ethnic disparities in the allocation of life sentences: 66% of all persons sentenced to life are non-white, and 77% of juveniles serving life sentences are non-white. [read post]
We know from years of federal sentencing policy that mandatory sentencing results in unnecessarily harsh sentences. [read post]
2 Jul 2009, 2:56 am
“On Tuesday 30 June 2009, the Sentencing Guidelines Council published a draft guideline on the principles which apply when courts sentence young offenders. [read post]
2 Dec 2011, 7:42 am by Brian Shiffrin
"In any event, even assuming that consecutive definite sentences were authorized, such sentences could not total more than one year under Penal Law § 70.25(3). [read post]
11 Oct 2008, 10:33 am
YOGI BERRA could have written a recently released report on the failure of mandatory minimum sentences. [read post]
10 Mar 2011, 4:03 am by sally
Sentencing Council, 8th March 2011 Source: www.sentencingcouncil.org.uk [read post]
11 Aug 2011, 8:53 am by Maureen Cosgrove
[JURIST] A Pennsylvania judge was sentenced Wednesday to 28 years in prison for his participation in a juvenile sentencing scandal [JURIST news archive]. [read post]
13 May 2009, 2:46 am
“On Tuesday 12 May the Sentencing Advisory Panel published a consultation paper on sentencing for burglary in a dwelling. [read post]
2 Sep 2008, 1:43 pm
I saw this blog post on Sentencing Law and Policy reporting that the Delaware Supreme Court vacated a conviction based on a constitutional speedy trial violation stemming from a delayed sentencing proceeding. [read post]
9 Nov 2008, 5:23 am
Previously noted here, both the government and defense filed their sentencing memos in a case with arguments far apart on what should be the appropriate sentence for the defendants found guilty following a reinsurance contract between AIG and General Re.... [read post]