David Finn – A Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer

a self-written blog detailing the professional life of David Finn

David Finn – A Dallas Criminal Defense Lawyer header image 4

Entries Tagged as 'Supreme Court Opinions'

U.S. Supreme Court has had it with District Courts

January 27th, 2009 · No Comments

For the second time in less than a week, the Supreme Court has summarily reversed a federal appeals court for failing to strictly follow post-Booker sentencing law.  In Nelson v. United States, __ S.Ct. __, 2009 WL 160585 (Jan. 26, 2009), the Court took the Fourth Circuit to task for affirming a within-guidelines sentence despite […]

[Read more →]

Tags: criminal law · Federal Law · Government · Supreme Court Opinions