Showing posts from 2006

Advance Notice Still Required Post-Booker for Upward Variance/Departure

Back to the (State) Drawing Board

En Banc Review of the Tolling of Supervised Release

Objection to "harsh" sentence = preserved constitutional objection

Cross-Referencing to Achieve a Higher Sentence

Retreat Toward Mandatory Guidelines - Part II

Sixth Circuit Retreats Further Toward Mandatory Guidelines


Reasonableness Review: The "Paradigm" and the "Peacekeeper"

Guidelines Sentence Reversed As Unreasonable

REDUX: Tolling of Supervised Release During Deportation


Sentencing Disparity in Meth Cases Involving § 2D1.1(b)(5)(C) Increase to Offense Level 30 for Creating a Substantial Risk of Harm to Life of a Minor

Judicial Recommendation to BOP for up to 6 Months Halfway House - Will the BOP Listen?

"Ding Dong the Witch is dead?"

Is Anyone Really Listening?

The Fourth Amendment: Swiss Cheese and Cannonballs

DR. EVIL’S GUIDELINES CRIMINAL HISTORY CALCULATION or The Challenge of Finding “Related Cases” in The Sixth Circuit

Survey of Post-Booker Sentences Reviewed In The Sixth Circuit

Technology Advances - E-mail from Clients in BOP Custody

Learn from the Doctor, Portland Oregon Federal Defender What to Do for What He Calls the "Presumption of Reasonableness Virus" (PRV)

How a Guidelines sentence can be unreasonable

Crawford Not For Sentencing

Williams' "Per Se" Rule Clarified

Proposed Demise of the Proof Brief

Peer Pressure? Guidelines Presumptively Reasonable in the Sixth Circuit