The Tenth Circuit provided a framework to determine what is personal use for purposes of the guidelines.
The Sixth Circuit reverses a compassionate release indicating that the district court used the wrong legal standard.
Labor Unions for prison guards and other officials have stated that vaccine mandates will lead to shortages. But an analysis of the city of New York’s vaccine mandate may contradict that theory.
Fifth Circuit Remands Case Back to District Court for Resentencing on Gun Enhancement: Sincleair, 20-10495
The Fifth Circuit vacated a sentence based on a gun enhancement that was not clearly explained by the district court.
The Second Circuit considered and rejected a post-sentencing appeal of a sentence after allowing a 2255 motion to be filed because of United States vs. Davis.
A compassionate release claimant could either engage in the administrative remedy process or wait 30 days after reaching out to the BOP.