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Tag: sentence reduction

HughesandKoonsDecisions
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Hughes v. U.S. and Koons v. U.S. (Decisions June 4, 2018)

The Supreme Court interprets “based on” in the sentence reduction rule.

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Chavez-MezavUnitedStates
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Chavez-Meza v. United States (Argument April 23, 2018)

Did the court need to explain its reasoning for choosing a certain sentence reduction?

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HughesvUS
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Hughes v. United States (Argument March 27, 2018)

Was the plea deal sentence “based on” the Sentencing Guidelines? If so, Hughes may qualify for a sentence reduction.

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