Public Comment from March 29, 2012

Public Comment Letters Received by the United States Sentencing Commission In Response to Request for Public Comment on Proposed Amendments (See 77 FR 2778)

March 2012

Amendment No. 1 - Dodd/Frank Fraud

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Federal Public and Community Defenders, Statement of Kathryn Nester
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
New York Council of Defense Lawyers
Sample Citizen Letters

Amendment No. 2 - Drugs

Department of Justice
Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Federal Public and Community Defenders, Statement of Penny Beardslee
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
American Civil Liberties Union
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Amendment No. 3 - Human Rights

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders, Statement of Melanie Morgan
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
The Center for Justice & Accountability

Amendment No. 4 - Sentence Imposed (§2L1.2)

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders, Statement of Marjorie Meyers
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
American Civil Liberties Union
National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild

Amendment No. 5 - Categorical Approach

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders, Statement of Marjorie Meyers
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
American Civil Liberties Union
New York Council of Defense Lawyers
National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild

Amendment No. 6 - Driving While Intoxicated

Department of Justice
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan

Amendment No. 7 - Burglary of a Non-Dwelling

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders, Statement of Marjorie Meyers
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
Probation Office for the District of Wyoming
American Civil Liberties Union

Amendment No. 8 - Multiple Counts (§5G1.2)

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
Families Against Mandatory Minimums

Amendment No. 9 - Rehabilitation

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Practitioners Advisory Group
Probation Officers Advisory Group
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan
Families Against Mandatory Minimums
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
New York Council of Defense Lawyers
Citizen Letter

Amendment No. 10 - Miscellaneous

Department of Justice
Federal Public and Community Defenders
Probation Office Eastern District of Michigan