Sentencing Scheme

Some articles on sentencing scheme, sentencing schemes, sentencing:

Cunningham V. California - Dissenting Opinion
... Justice Alito saw no difference between the DSL and the post-Booker sentencing scheme in place for the federal courts ... Both sentencing schemes grant trial judges considerable discretion in sentencing both subject the exercise of that discretion to appellate review for "reasonableness" and both—the California ... persuaded a majority of the Court to approve the current federal sentencing scheme, consisting of sentencing guidelines ranges from which trial judges were permitted to depart, was the fact that all ...

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