Monday, October 8, 2018
"First cases for a new SCOTUS: two more efforts to sort out ACCA uncertainty with old criminal history"
Doug Berman has this post at Sentencing Law & Policy:
A new Supreme Court, due to the addition of new Justice Brett Kavanaugh, will get to work on old convictions by considering Tuesday morning the latest possible twists in an ever-twisting jurisprudence concerning the application of the Armed Career Criminal Act. The latest ACCA fun comes in the form of oral arguments in Stokeling v. United States and United States v. Stitt.