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Notes
1
Treaty on the Execution of Penal Sentences, Feb. 10, 1978, U.S.-Bol., 30 U.S.T. 796
Treaty on the Execution of Penal Sentences, Mar. 2, 1977, U.S.-Can., 30 U.S.T. 6263
Transfer of Sentenced Persons, Jan. 25, 1983, U.S.-Fr., HAS. No. 10, 823
Treaty on the Execution of Penal Sentences, Nov. 25, 1976, U.S.-Mex., 28 U.S.T. 7399
Treaty on the Execution of Penal Sentences, Jan. 11, 1979, U.S.-Pan. 32 U.S.T. 1565
Treaty on the Execution of Penal Sentences, July 6, 1979, U.S.-Peru, 32 U.S.T. 1471
Treaty on Cooperation in the Execution of Penal Sentences, Oct. 29, 1982, U.S.-Thail., T.I.A.S.
Treaty on the Enforce- ment of Penal Judgments, June 7, 1979, U.S.-Turk., 32 U.S.T. 3187.
2
Council of Europe Convention on the Transfer of Sen- tenced Persons, Mar. 21, 1983, T.I.A.S. No. 10,824
Inter- American Convention on Serving Criminal Sentences Abroad, done June 7, 1993, S. Treaty Doc. No. 104-35 (1993)
Ralph Ruebner & Lisa Carroll, The Finality of Judg- ment and Sentence Prerequisite in the United States-Peru Bilateral Prisoner Transfer Treaty: Calling Congress and the President to Reform and Justifying Jurisdiction of the Inter- American Human Rights Commission and Court, 15 Am. U. Int'l L. Rev. 1071, 1078-79 (2000)
3
Ruebner & Carroll, supra note 2, at 1079 n.41.
4
Note, Intervention of Constitutional Powers: The Prisoner Transfer Treaties, 2 Fla. Int'l L.J. 203, 203 (1986) [here- inafter Note, Intervention of Constitutional Powers].
5
Note, "Ever Been in a [Foreign] Prison?": The Implemen- tation of Transfer of Penal Sanctions Treaties by U.S. States, 66 Fordham L. Rev. 125, 127 (1997) [hereinafter Note, "Ever Been in a [Foreign] Prison?"].
6
Implementation of Treaties for the Transfer of Offend- ers to or from Foreign Countries: Hearings Before the Sub- comm. on Immigration, Citizenship & Int'l Law of the House Comm. on the Judiciary, 95th Cong., 1st Sess., at 1 (1977).
7
Rosado v. Civiletti, 621 F.2d 1179, 1187 (2d Cir. 1980)
8
18 U.S.C. § 4108(b)(1)
H.R. Rep. No. 720, 95th Cong., 1st Sess. (1977)
1977 U.S.C.CAN. 1346, 3149, 1977 WL 16079.
Id.
Note, Inter- vention of Constitutional Powers, supra note 4
Note, "Ever Been in a [Foreign] Prison?," supra note 5, at 129-34 (1997).
Pfeifer v. United States, 615 F2d 873, 876 (9th Cir. 1980);
Rosado, 621 F.2d at 1199.
9
Ronnie M. Scotkin, Special Projects Coordinator, United States Parole Commission (March 14, 2001 and March 20, 2001)
10
28 C.F.R. § 2.68(d)
11
28 C.F.R. § 2.68(c).
12
28 C.F.R. § 2.68(a)(1), (h).
28 C.F.R. § 2.68(e)(1)-(2)
13
U.S. Parole Commis- sion Rules & Procedures Manual, Subpart , Transfer Treaty Prisoners and Parolees, § 2.68-07(c), at 176 (2001) (hereinafter "Parole Commission Manual" or "Manual"), available online at http://www.usdoj.gov/uspc
14
28 C.F.R. § 2.68(a)(4)
Treaty on the Execution of Penal Sentences, Nov. 25, 1976, U.S.-Mex., 28 U.S.T. 7399, art. II, para. 1
Comment, The Mexican-American Prisoner Transfer Treaty: Current Problems and Solutions, 30 Tex. Int'l L. J. 395, 397(1995).
15
Telephone interviews with Ronnie M. Scotkin, supra note 9.
16
Kleeman v. United States Parole Commission, 125 F.3d 725, 728-29 & n.3 (9th Cir. 1997).
17
Kleeman v. United States Parole Commission, 142 F.3d 444 (9th Cir. 1998) (unpub- lished decision).
Lara v. United States Parole Commission, 990 F.2d 839, 841 (5th Cir. 1993)
18
Thorpe v. United States Parole Commission, 902 F.2d 291, 292 (5th Cir. 1990)
19
Cannon v. United States Parole Commission, 973 F.2d 1190, 1195 (5th Cir. 1992).
20
id. at 1197 (citing § 5K2.0)
21
28 C.F.R. § 2.68(a)(7)
18 U.S.C. § 4106A
18 U.S.C. § 4106A(b)(1)(A)
22
Telephone interviews with Ronnie M. Scotkin, supra note 9.
23
James v. United States Parole Commission, 159 F.3d 1200 (9th Cir. 1998).
24
Tra mei v. United States Parole Commission, 100 F.3d 129, 132-33 (11th Cir. 1996).
25
Parole Commission Manual, supra note 13, Appendix 9, Supplementary Instructions for Application of Sentencing Guidelines (revised Aug. 15, 1996), at 234.
26
Id. at 235
27
James, 159 F.3d at 1200.
28
Translation of Judgment and Sentence, Case No. 59/94-1 (Oct. 4, 1994)
Translation of Ruling on Appeal, Case No. 406/95-III-A (April 2, 1996)
Statement of [Shawna Smith] Regarding Offense Conduct and Torture Experienced in Mexico, Oct. 3, 2000
Statement of [Shawna Smith] Regarding Acceptance of Responsibility, Oct. 3, 2000.
29
Defendant's Memorandum in Support of Grouping of Offense Conduct or Imposition of Concurrent Sentences, Oct. 30, 2000, at 2
30
Statement of [Shawna Smith] Regarding Acceptance of Responsibility, Oct. 3, 2000, at 1-2.
31
Parole Commission Manual, supra note 13, at 235.
32
Id.
33
Special Transferee Hearing, April 9, 2001, FCI-Dublin, Dublin, California.
34
Defendant's Objections to the Release Determination and Findings of the Hearing Examiner, April 10, 2001.
35
Telephone interviews with Ronnie M. Scotkin, supra note 9.
36
Id.
37
Ajala v. United States Parole Commission, 997 F.2d 651, 657 (9th Cir. 1993)
38
Telephone interviews with Ronnie M. Scotkin, supra note 9.
39
Tramel v. United States Parole Commission, 100 F.3d 129, 132 (11th Cir. 1996).
40
Parole Commission Manual, supra note 13, at 238.
41
Id. at 239.
42
Thorpe v. United States Parole Commission, 902 F.2d 291 (5th Cir.1990) (no departure)
Tramel, 100 F.3d at 132
Trevino-Casares v. U.S. Parole Commission, 992 F.2d 1068 (10th Cir. 1993)
43
Parole Commission Manual, supra note 13, at 236.
44
Special Transferee Hear- ing, April 9, 2001, FCI-Dublin, Dublin, California.
45
Memorandum from Frances Chisom of the Consulate General of the United States of America, Monterrey, Mex- ico, to Peggy Gennatiempo (Dec. 17, 1993)
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