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“Conceivably, they will simply throw the opinions into the air in frustration”

Here’s a nice tirade.

Justice Scalia (by himself) dissented from denial of certiorari in Derby v United States, representing¬†a group of sentencing guidelines cases that involve the question whether various state offenses would or would not count as violent for guidelines purposes. ¬†The rules (both from the Supreme Court and among the lower courts) […]