Showing posts from 2016

Sixth Circuit Reverses Denial of Motion to Suppress

To In Propria Persona or not In Propria Persona? Sixth Circuit Affirms Appointment of Counsel for Unruly Defendant

MS Word Magicians Beware: Amendments to the FRAP are Effective on December 1st!

There Is A Crown Victoria Lurking In The Shadows

New guidance/rule on extensions of time to submit briefs

Court rejects challenge to Ohio's lethal-injection secrecy law

Michigan breaking and entering is not "burglary" under the ACCA

Mitigating-role amendment is retroactive

What Exactly Does "Conviction" mean?

New? rule for withdrawing as counsel

Twelve Minutes Sufficient Prep for Supervised Release Violation Hearing: Coleman

Proffer Me This: Counsel is Not Ineffective for Approving Broad Proffer Agreement

Johnson Is Retroactive For Career Offender Determination, But Still Must Wait For Beckles

Career Offender Clarifications

J. Sutton: Wait for Beckles

The Gang's All Here - I see em in Court!

Pointing a Gun Is A Crime of Violence; Johnson v. United States Shrinks Further

Johnson applies to Immigration and Nationality Act’s residual clause

The death by a thousand cuts of Johnson v. United States

The sentencing wisdom of the jury

If at first you don't succeed

Pencils Down