Quantcast
Home (page 3)

Tag Archives: sentencing guidelines

SENTENCING GUIDELINES

May a district court consider post-sentencing rehabilitation as a factor in determining whether to lower a prison sentence under federal sentencing guidelines? See “Court to rule in sentence reduction case“ Pepper v. U.S., No. 08-1196.  Certiorari granted June 28, 2010. ...

Read More »

SENTENCING

The government was required to prove to a jury that two defendants were carrying machineguns at the time of a robbery in order for their sentences to be enhanced under federal sentencing guidelines.

Read More »