Senate Plans to Unveil Deal on Criminal Justice Reform

A bipartisan group of senators on Thursday plans to unveil a new criminal justice reform bill that would reduce mandatory minimum sentences for certain drug felonies, enhance prisoner rehabilitation programs and largely ban solitary confinement of juveniles, according to a Senate summary obtained by The National Law Journal.

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Senate Plans to Unveil Deal on Criminal Justice Reform

Dewey Jurors Seek Clarity on ‘False’ Accounting Moves

Jurors, who have been deliberating in the Dewey & LeBoeuf criminal trial since last Wednesday, asked Justice Robert Stolz whether ”false" in reference to adjustments in accounting means illegal and whether "inappropriate," in reference to adjustments, in accounting mean illegal.

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Dewey Jurors Seek Clarity on ‘False’ Accounting Moves