People v. Jones, 2016 IL 119391 (October). Episode 248 (Duration 5:53)
Prior adjudications may be considered for extended terms proved up at sentencing with a PSI without any Apprendi violations. [Read more…]
It’s all about the gun-add ons, mandatory X, extended terms, charge enhancements, and consecutive sentences in Illinois criminal courtrooms. Plus, judges are still figuring out what to do with young murder defendants. As usually, cases continue to be remanded for adjustments in fines and costs.
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People v. Arbuckle, 2016 IL App (3d) 121014-B (August). Episode 218 (Duration 7:08)
Bodily harm may be considered an aggravating factor without employing a double enhancement if the injury is above a threshold level. [Read more…]
People v. Jones, 2016 IL App (1st) 142582 (August). Episode 217 (Duration 7:23)
A nunc pro tunc order is not a way to predate a court order.