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SPECIFIC GUIDELINE / STATUTORY SENTENCING ISSUES

 

The resources below are designed to further an understanding of sentencing under particular statutory provisions, sentencing guidelines, or claims for relief.  Many of the links provide ideas for how to argue against the application of a particular statutory provision or guideline in a given case. For resources that critically examine the history and basis of the most frequently encountered sentencing guidelines see the Deconstruction page.

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