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2009AP2761-CR State v. Jones

Sentencing Plea agreement breach Christopher Jones appeals the amended judgment convicting him of arson to a building, contrary to Wis. Stat. § 943.02(1)(a) (2007-08). He argues that his attorney was ineffective because the State “materially and substantially breached the plea ...

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2008AP001972 Jandre v. PIC, et al.

Medical Malpractice Informed consent; costs and interest In a claim alleging negligence in the duty to provide informed consent, the rule remains that a physician must disclose “what … a reasonable person in the patient’s position [would] want to know ...

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10-CR-62 U.S. v. Hughes

Sentencing Misprision of a felony A ten-month sentence, concurrent with a state court sentence is reasonable for misprision of a felony. “The guidelines called for a term of 30-36 months, but under the circumstances I found a lesser term sufficient ...

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09-1479 U.S. v. Araujo

Sentencing Drug quantity; proffer Where the defendant contradicted the amount of heroin he admitted distributing in his proffer, the proffer is admissible at sentencing. “This is not a case, like United States v. Farmer, 543 F.3d 363 (7th Cir. 2008), ...

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