Eastern District Roundup

Court Addresses Sentencing Issues and Suits Arising From State Proceedings

, New York Law Journal


In their Eastern District Roundup, Harvey M. Stone and Richard H. Dolan review Judge Weinstein's imposition of a sentence of time served, well under the Guidelines range, in a narcotics case where defendant would be deported on completing his term of incarceration; Chief Judge Irizzary's grant of a §2255 petition where, under recent Supreme Court rulings, petitioner's prior offenses did not support a sentencing enhancement under the Armed Career Criminal Act; and more

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