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Tuesday, December 7, 2004

CrimProf Barry Scheck Blasts Mandatory Minimums in Washington Post

ScheckpIn an editorial appearing in today's Washington Post, CrimProf Barry Scheck blasts mandatory minimum sentencing schemes.  Scheck argues that if the Supreme Court invalidates the federal sentencing guidelines in Booker and Fanfan, forcing Congress to go back to the drawing board, it will present Congress with a new opportunity to revisit the issue of mandatory minimums that should not be passed up.  To see the editorial, click here and go to page 25.  [Mark Godsey]

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A41821-2004Dec6.html?sub=AR

Posted by: Will Young | Dec 7, 2004 6:22:23 PM

Can anyone recommend a good DNA primer? Something along the lines of "DNA for Dummies".

Posted by: mario delprado | Jun 3, 2005 1:48:19 PM

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