Last week's wins are below - and there are some great reads.
But today, let's congratulate Greg Poe for his work challenging sanctions imposed on a fine career AFPD in the Sixth Circuit....more
It's a bit of a sleepy week in the circuits, but not too sleepy in the news....more
Two wins in the Eighth Circuit - nice. Other than that, it's a whole lot of resentencing news.
In news related to last week's short wins post, though, where I lamented that Assistant Federal Public Defenders will be...more
The federal sentencing guidelines are probably the most problematic in three areas - fraud, child pornography, and drugs....more
Michael Roussel used to be a Captain in the New Orleans Police Department. As you might expect, he was convicted of bribery....more
It's a good week in the circuits for folks accused of federal crimes.
The Seventh Circuit has been active (though sadly without Judge Posner). United States v. Diaz-Rios looks interesting - it's a remand for resentencing...more