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Reasonableness Review After Booker
(Houston Law Review, 2006)
About a year ago, the Supreme Court in United States v. Booker declared a new standard for the appellate review of federal sentences-reasonableness. Justice Breyer, writing for the Court, asserted reassuringly that the ...
Victims and Prison Release: A Modest Proposal
(Federal Sentencing Reporter, 2006)
The political right pushes for the strengthening of our criminal justice system by expanding victims' rights at the expense of defendant protections. The political left advocates the gradual replacement of the criminal ...