25th Aug 2014

USSC report confirms that the Government often gets something for nothing when dealing with cooperating defendants. more

2nd Aug 2014

Here is our preview of the drug quantity table effective Nov. 1, 2014. more

18th Jul 2014

The Drug Minus Two amendment will be retroactive, but no resulting sentence reductions will take effect before Nov. 1, 2015. more

5th Jun 2014

The latest version of S. 1675 has good ideas that, if implemented wisely, may help the federal prison population grow less swiftly and reduce costs. more

7th May 2014

When Border Patrol checkpoint stops result in asset forfeiture, the agents think they can get away with it. more

28th Apr 2014

The DOJ announced it would encourage federal inmates who meet six criteria to apply to have their sentences reduced. What can we hope for? more

7th Apr 2014

The Senate Judiciary Committee substantially changed its version of the Smarter Sentencing Act of 2013 and sent it to the whole Senate for a vote. Read on for details … more