Mandatory Minimum Sentencing

Data, statistics and information regarding mandatory minimum sentencing and sentencing guidelines

Judges and Mandatory Minimums

Judges and Mandatory Minimums: "Most of the judges we interviewed were quite bitter about the operation of the sentencing guidelines. As one of them remarked: 'The people who drew up these guidelines never sat in a court and had to look a defendant in the eye while imposing some of these sentences.'"