Oversight of the U.S. Sentencing Commission
Witnesses testified about sentencing guidelines across the U.S. Among the issues they addressed were how the guidelines were being applied, reviews of departures from the guidelines, and the appropriate federal role in setting guidelines.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Carmen Hernandez Member National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Laird Kirkpatrick Counsel Department of Justice
- Diana Murphy Judge U.S. District Court->District of Minnesota
- William G. Otis Professor George Mason University School of Law
- John Steers Vice Chair U.S. Sentencing Commission
- James "Strom" Strom Thurmond U.S. Senator [R] South Carolina
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