Monthly Archives: July 2014

This week, the United States Sentencing Commission cut federal prison terms for drug offenses. The reform, adopted on July 18, 2014, retroactively decreases the drug table set forth in the United States sentencing guidelines by two offense levels across all drug types. Effective November 1, 2014, some 50,000 people who are currently incarcerated in the...
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Katherine Hartman is honored to accept an appointment as Chair of the Merit Selection Panel for the reappointment of Joel Schneider, United States Magistrate Judge. The Committee will work over the summer to make a recommendation to Chief Judge Simandle, prior to the October 30, 2014 end of Judge Schneider’s term....
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