Yesterday, we reviewed the Court’s record with civil cases involving government entities and administrative law.  Today, we’re looking at the criminal side of the docket – specifically, cases involving sentencing law.

The Court decided five sentencing law cases in 1990, one in 1991, eleven in 1992, one in 1993, three in 1994, six in 1995 and three in 1996.

The Court decided seven cases involving sentencing law in 1997, ten in 1998, three per year in 1999 and 2000, five in 2001, seven in 2002 and five in 2003.

The Court decided four sentencing cases in 2004, one in 2005, four in 2006, one in 2007, ten in 2008 and four per year in 2009 and 2010.

Finally, the Court decided thirteen sentencing law cases in 2011, four in 2012, three in 2013, one in 2014, four in 2015, six in 2016 and zero cases in 2017.

Join us back here next Tuesday as we continue our analysis of the Court’s decisions in government and administrative law and sentencing law.

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