Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Third Circuit -- USA v. Albert Savani

Crack/cocaine sentencing -- when deft was sentenced below the statutory minimum pursuant to prosc. motion, deft can move for a reduction of sentence when the minimums are subsequently adjusted -- though vague, deft wins under Lenity.

Concurrence: No need to look to Lenity.

USA v. Albert Savani
Compiled by D.E. Frydrychowski, who is, not incidentally, not giving you legal advice.

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Author's SSRN page here.