Some Cares Act recipients have received a request from the Justice Department to complete a clemency petition.
The Sixth Circuit held that things known to the court at the time of sentencing and non-retroactive precedent could not serve as extraordinary and compelling circumstances.
The Law of the Case doctrine prevents reconsidering an issue that has already been decided by the same court or a higher court in the same case.
In Simmons, the Fourth Circuit Held that a RICO conspiracy was not a “crime of violence” for purposes of 924(c)
Over a year into the COVID-19 pandemic and several months into the spread of the Delta variant of the virus, public health conversations seemingly shifted