NACDL - Nahmani v. United States

Amicus Brief

Brief of Aleph Institute

Brief filed: 04/20/2018

Documents

Nahmani v. United States

United States Supreme Court; Case No. 16-1233

Prior Decision

Decision below 696 Fed.Appx. 457 (11th Cir. Aug. 11, 2017)

Argument

Circuits’ disparate approaches to reasonableness review undermine the benefits of appellate review of sentences. The goal of the sentencing reform act commend review of the statutory maximum sentence imposed in this case. 

Author(s)

Douglas A. Berman, Columbus, OH; Hanna Liebman Dershowitz, Aleph Institute, Surfside, FL