Published on: Monday, June 3, 2019

Today, in Holguin-Hernandez v. United States, Case No. 18-7739, the Court granted certiorari to decide whether, absent a formal objection after the pronouncement of sentence, review of the reasonableness of the length of sentence is limited to plain error.

The petition for writ of certiorari, brief in opposition, and reply can be found here. The Training Division provides criminal defense resources on appellate and sentencing issues.