Appeal Archive

Brett Kavanaugh On Crime

Justice Anthony Kennedy recently announced his retirement from the Supreme Court. Except for death penalty cases, Kennedy rarely voted in favor of criminal defendants. He opposed Apprendi, Booker, Alleyne and many other “seminal” criminal procedure cases handed down by the Court. Thus, while some ...Read More

Attempted Illegal Re-Entry Conviction Reversed

Rosario Vazquez-Hernandez was charged with attempted illegal re-entry. Vazquez-Hernandez frequently entered the pre-inspection area of a U.S. border crossing so he could wash windows. The Government contended that his presence in the pre-inspection area constituted a criminal offense because Vazquez-Hernandez had been previously deported. ...Read More