Year: 2006

DOJ Cooperation Guidelines Unconstitutional

Last week, in United States v. Stein, Judge Kaplan found a portion of the DOJ guidelines, followed to assess cooperation contained in the Thompson Memorandum, unconstitutional. No. S1 05 Crim. 0888 (LAK) (S.D.N.Y. June 26, 2006), http://www.nysd.uscourts.gov/rulings/05CR888_6272006_0835TS.pdf. Specifically, the court

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