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Thursday, February 6, 2014

O'Hear on Federal Prosecution Priorities

O'hear michaelMichael M. O'Hear (Marquette University - Law School) has posted Two Cheers for the New Paradigm (Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 26, No. 2, 2013) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:

This brief essay comments on Attorney General Eric Holder's much-publicized announcement in 2013 of new federal prosecution priorities. While Holder's announcement represents a welcome shift away from the rigid legalism that has dominated federal prosecutorial policies for a generation, some concerns are also highlighted in the essay.

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