Title
WF_CJSU07final
By
drapera
Description
62 CRIMINAL JUSTICE ■ Summer 2007 Federal Sentencing Reduction Effective Nov. 1, 2007, the United States Sentencing Commission will greatly expand the policy under which courts may, upon motion by the Bureau of Prisons (BOP), reduce a term of imprisonmmen for “extraordinary and compelling reasons” under 18 U.S.C. § 3582(c)(1)(A)(i). For many years, these reductions were sought by BOP only for a prisonee near death. Under the new policy statement, a court may reduce the term of imprisonment for...

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