The right to appeal is important to ensure fair trials across the United States. This blog breaks down the direct appeal process in the State of Texas, and provides strategies for certain key moments in the appellate process.
The United States Sentencing Commission is responsible for compiling sentencing statistics for certain federal crimes. This post reviews this report for criminal tax cases in 2017.
The United States Constitution is a document which aims to limit the power of the federal government. In order to achieve this goal, the Constitution limits what the federal government can do by establishing a base line of rights for all persons in the United States. In criminal law, one of the most important base line rights given to persons by the Constitution is found in the 4th amendment. This blog post examines the fundamentals of the 4th Amendment.