Description Date Docket #
US v. Valdes-Ayala
United States First Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing, White Collar Crime
Affirmed the fraud-related convictions of a man who falsely promised to provide professional legal assistance to individuals who were behind on their...
08/15/2018 16-1002
US v. Gierbolini-Rivera
United States First Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Health Law, Sentencing
Affirmed the sentence of a defendant who pleaded guilty to one count of theft in connection with health care and to one count of wire fraud. An...
08/14/2018 15-2076
US v. Juvenile Male
United States Ninth Circuit
Criminal Law & Procedure, Sentencing, Juvenile Law
Vacated the imposition of a 34-month term of official detention following revocation of an individual's juvenile delinquent supervision. The young...
08/14/2018 17-10257
US v. Sosa-Gonzalez
United States First Circuit
Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed the sentence of a defendant who pleaded guilty to one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm and to one count of possession of a...
08/14/2018 17-2005
US v. Peppers
United States Third Circuit
Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Vacated a mandatory minimum sentence under the Armed Career Criminal Act (ACCA). After pleading guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm,...
08/13/2018 17-1029
People v. Powell
Supreme Court of California
Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed a conviction and death sentence for first-degree murder with special circumstances of rape, torture, and mayhem. The defendant raised...
08/13/2018 S137730
People v. Nuno
California Court of Appeal
Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed a conviction for felony hit-and-run but remanded for resentencing. The defendant, who claimed it was purely accidental when he backed his car...
08/13/2018 D072152
US v. Perez-Crisostomo
United States First Circuit
Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed a drug-trafficking sentence despite the defendant's argument that he was given an unwarranted Guidelines enhancement for obstruction of...
08/10/2018 17-1914
US v. Harrison
United States First Circuit
Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed a prison sentence followed by lifetime supervised release on charges of possession of child pornography. The defendant, who had previously...
08/10/2018 17-2088
US v. Reid
United States First Circuit
Sentencing, Criminal Law & Procedure
Affirmed a sentence for possession with intent to distribute cocaine and heroin. A man who pleaded guilty after police caught him couriering drugs...
08/10/2018 17-2021

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