Articles Posted in Drug Crimes

Another Miscarriage of Criminal Justice in Atlanta: The Eleventh Circuit Federal Court of Appeals Renews Our Tenacity in Fighting for Rights
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Demarick Hunter is serving a sentence of 15 years and 8 months in federal prison for possessing a firearm. The Armed Career Criminal Act (ACCA) provides for a minimum sentence of 15 years for career criminals who carry firearms. Mr. Hunter’s prior convictions do not qualify him as a career criminal under the ACCA. The…

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Sentences for Federal Drug Crimes: Why Does the U.s. Lead the World in Prison Sentences??
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An article in yesterday’s New York Times examines federal drug sentences as part of the overall picture which shows that the U.S. leads the world in the number of people incarcerated, as well as in the length of those sentences. Part of the article looks at statistics showing how federal criminal sentences have exploded in…

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Crack Cocaine Sentences to Be Reduced
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Sentences in federal court for crack cocaine offenses will be reduced for many people, based on an amendment issued by the United States Sentencing Commission on December 11, 2007. This is good news for defendants who have been forced to spend longer in prison than similary situated defendants who were convicted of powder cocaine violations.…

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Drug Crimes in Federal Court and Young People: How to Avoid Having a Stupid Mistake Become the Defining Moment in a Young Person’s Life
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Drug crimes in federal court involving young people are unfortunately too common. However, most young people, and many of their parents, do not realize how the harsh sentencing schemes in federal court can have a severe impact on what appears on the surface to be merely a youthful indiscretion. I have several current clients who…

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