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The Sentence

I asked my brother that morning if he thought the weather was indicative of the punishment that lie ahead. It certainly was a fitting backdrop. The sky was solid gray and the threat of rain was imminent. When we arrived … Continue reading

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The Response

A Sentencing Memorandum Response is just that: it’s the prosecutor’s response to the Sentencing Memorandum submitted by the defense. The district attorney filed her response today. Last week when I met with my lawyer to go over what I should … Continue reading

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Sentencing Memorandum

My lawyer provided me a copy of the Sentencing Memorandum he filed yesterday with the court, the purpose of which is to persuade my judge to impose a sentence lower than the range calculated by the Federal Sentencing Guidelines. In … Continue reading

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