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Federal Sentencing Reporter (2021) 33 (3): 189–196.
Published: 01 February 2021
... their worst act—could be salvaged, and deserved happiness. © 2021 Vera Institute of Justice. All rights reserved. 2021 Judge Weinstein sentencing sentencing guidelines mandatory minimums terrorism child pornography deterrence Sentencing with Love, Not Hate I. Just get out of the way and...
Federal Sentencing Reporter (2014) 26 (5): 298–301.
Published: 01 June 2014
...John G. Malcolm Beginning in the 1980’s, Congress passed a series of “tough on crime” mandatory minimum sentences. While increased periods of incarceration contributed to reduced crime rates, the pendulum has swung too far. Mandatory minimum sentences designed for “kingpins” are often meted out to...
Federal Sentencing Reporter (2014) 26 (4): 252–257.
Published: 01 April 2014
... levels. Second, the amendment continues to base the offense levels in the Drug Quantity Table on the mandatory minimums in the drug trafficking statute. The Commission should delink the Drug Quantity Table from the mandatory minimums. An increasing number of drug defendants escape the operation of...