Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Suppression; enhancement; recidivism;

Recent news and comment on criminal law and procedure:

Appeals court overturns Milwaukee homicide conviction, by the Associated Press, Wisconsin Law Journal, April 29, 2014 2:18 pm, on State v. Burnside, 2013AP1293-CR

Racketeering Conspiracy Conviction Counts as First Drug Offense, Court Says, by Joe Forward, WisBar News, May 1, 2014, on State v. Guarnero, 2013AP1753-CR and 2013AP1754-CR

New Study Shows High Arrest Rates for Returning Prisoners–What Are the Policy Implications? by Michael M. O'Hear, Milwaukee University Law Faculty Blog, April 29, 2014