DALLAS CRIMINAL LAWYERS.: FEDERAL, STATE & APPEALS - BRODEN & MICKELSEN LLP

Dallas County Exonerations

Recently in the media there have been numerous stories about the exoneration of inmates from the Texas prison system.  Texas has had more exonerations than any other state and Dallas more exonerations than any other city.  Most of these exonerations have come about as a result of the noble efforts of the Texas Innocence Project...
Read More

Landmark Federal Sentencing Law Developments

On December 10th the Supreme Court decided two companion cases that essentially hold that the Federal Sentencing guidelines really are just guidelines.  In other words the sentencing court, after giving them consideration, is free to disregard them and impose the sentence the court thinks is appropriate in a given case.