Why Breyer Is To Thank (Or Blame) For Sentencing Guidelines

By Jack Queen (January 27, 2022, 7:01 PM EST) -- Justice Stephen Breyer will retire as a great deal maker at the U.S. Supreme Court, but in the shadow of his jurisprudence lies a more complicated part of his legacy: the often-maligned federal sentencing guidelines that fundamentally reshaped the practice of criminal law....

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