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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2011) 24 (1): 8–9.
Published: 01 October 2011
... proportion of impoverished defendants brought before the criminal courts. © 2011 Vera Institute of Justice sentencing release on recognizance bail system New York City Criminal Justice Agency supervised release Federal Sentencing reporter Vol . 24 , no. 1 october 20118 Federal Sentencing...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2020) 32 (5): 259–263.
Published: 18 June 2020
... metaphor is also observed in the widely praised work of the Fortune Society, in New York City.11 Inspired by a series of dialogues following a performance of John Herbert s The Fortune in Men s Eyes in the late 1960s, a group of people impacted by our criminal justice system began a campaign for public...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2020) 32 (4): 212–220.
Published: 11 May 2020
... when he personally moved to vacate 240,472 summons warrants in Manhattan Criminal Court and dismissed the corresponding cases. Simultaneously, other DAs in New York City did the same, and, in total, 644,500 cases were dismissed.38 In short, ending prosecution of certain low-level offenses that do not...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2019) 32 (2): 109–123.
Published: 01 December 2019
... guidelines recommendations, and Pennsylvania may soon do likewise. On the other hand, guidelines sentencing reforms have suffered some defeats and setbacks. At least six states (Colorado, Connecticut, Maine, Montana, New York, and Texas) have considered and rejected the idea of sentencing guidelines; seven...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2019) 32 (1): 28–31.
Published: 01 October 2019
...July 17, 2019 © 2019 Vera Institute of Justice 2019 Remarks from Hon. Letitia James Rewriting the Sentence: Summit on Alternatives to Incarceration Gary Apfel Letitia James is honoring us with her perspective on New York s progress in criminal justice reform, touching on bail, parole...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2019) 32 (1): 42–49.
Published: 01 October 2019
.... This summit was privileged to garner leaders filling key roles in the criminal legal process from across the country. New York Attorney General Letitia James put it this way in her remarks: [The people at this summit] represent the front line of a seismic transformation under way across this nation...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2019) 32 (1): 36–41.
Published: 01 October 2019
... those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views or positions of the U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon, the U.S. Probation Office, or the federal judiciary at large. 1 See 18 U.S.C. § 3553. 2 The Eastern District of New York initiated its reentry court model, the Supervision...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2019) 31 (4-5): 284–298.
Published: 01 April 2019
... to know and trust one another, they created an ad hoc market in criminal charges.16 Indeed, a recent article reports that [o]ne New York City defense attorney and friend to local magistrates loitered in front of night court hawking 10 days in jail for $300, 20 days for $200, and 30 days for $150...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2019) 31 (4-5): 272–278.
Published: 01 April 2019
... related issue that arises in some corporate cases is whether corporations can be pressured by the government to decline to pay the legal fees of their employees and waive the legal privileges such employees may be entitled to. In U.S. v. Stein, a federal court in the southern district of New York rejected...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 31 (2): 126–132.
Published: 01 December 2018
..., date back to revolutionary violence that took place in pris- ons across the United States in earlier decades, including the alleged escape attempt of George Jackson in California and the revolt at Attica in New York, both in 1971.2 By 2005, an estimated forty states were operating supermax facilities...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 31 (1): 90–98.
Published: 01 October 2018
...: Gyldendal Akademisk. Finstad, L. (1990). Den betalte familie: Nye livsformer for folk i krise. Oslo, Norway: Pax Forlag. Foucault, M. (1977). Discipline and punish: The birth of the prison. New York, NY: Pantheon Books. Frank, V. A., Bjerge, B., and Houborg, E. (Eds.) (2011). Drug policy: History, theory...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 30 (4-5): 305–316.
Published: 01 April 2018
... criminalization. New expungement provisions that do not provide means for facilitating their regular use cannot and will not meaning- fully help significant populations. Moreover, given the his- tory of disparate criminal justice enforcement across a range of marginalized communities, the same social and economic...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 30 (4-5): 294–299.
Published: 01 April 2018
...-98R.pdf (providing the lan- guage of the proposed bill). In 2014, New York Senators Michael F. Nozzilio and Joseph R. Lentol introduced a bill similar to Chief Judge Lippman s proposal. See NYS S9607 (May 12, 2014) & NYS S7926 (July 7, 2014). The purpose of the bill was to: . . .give certain past criminal...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 30 (4-5): 364–366.
Published: 01 April 2018
... dream. For one thing, law enforcement agencies often resist expungement, because it purges the record of information that might be useful in future investigations. James Jacobs, a professor of law at New York University and the author of The Eternal Criminal Record says that even if expungement were...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 30 (4-5): 348–360.
Published: 01 April 2018
... written reasons for a rejection based on criminal record, a process that can facilitate enforcement of the nondiscrimination laws. States with this requirement include Arkansas, Con- necticut, Indiana, Illinois, Louisiana, Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, and the District of...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 30 (4-5): 300–304.
Published: 01 April 2018
... proven trouble- some for Doe because it appears in the government s databases and in the New York City Professional Discipline Summaries. In other words, the conviction is visible to a prospective employer both as the result of a criminal background check and upon examination of her nursing license...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 30 (4-5): 326–347.
Published: 01 April 2018
... those suspected or even convicted of criminal offenses should not be treated as special sources of revenue for agencies of the criminal-justice system. The Code recognizes that the elimination of costs and fees is a diffi- cult policy question, however, and includes an Alternative § 6.10 for...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2018) 30 (3): 192–196.
Published: 01 February 2018
... former Assistant District Attorney at New York County District Attorney s Office (2002 2006). 1 Edmund F. McGarrell, Natalie Kroovand Hipple, Nicholas Cor- saro, Timothy S. Bynum, Heather Perez, Carol A. Zimmer- mann, & Melissa Garmo, Project Safe Neighborhoods A National Program to Reduce Gun Crime...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2017) 30 (2): 138–145.
Published: 01 December 2017
... homicides and the homicide rate since the peak in the early 1990s (Figure 2). By 2015, however, these numbers remained higher than comparable cities like New York or Los Angeles, despite efforts to restrict guns and to prevent gun-related violence in the city.16 In 2016, the number of homicides in Chicago...
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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2017) 29 (5): 234–246.
Published: 01 June 2017
... releases. He has testified before Congress; directed a performance for the Inner Voices for members of the Senate; served as a special Mayoral assistant; won acclaim at the New York, Sundance, and Cannes Film Festivals; produced a television news show and radio show he still hosts today; designed a drug...