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Supreme Court Asked To Apply Sentencing Rule Retroactively

Publication Date: 
November 07, 2006
Source: 
USA Today
Author: 
Joan Biskupic

"USA Today" quotes Supreme Court Litigation Clinic Co-Director and professor Jeffrey Fisher

Stanford University law professor Jeffrey Fisher, representing Burton, said he should get the benefit of Blakely. He added that a defendant must not be "sentenced for a greater crime than the jury actually found him guilty of."