Section 924(c) and plain error.
The First Step Act doesn’t allow plenary resentencing.
Fifth Circuit affirms factual basis of pleas.
Even a brief’s formatting can be persuasive.
Trial lawyers usually aren’t thinking about the record.
Chief Justice Roberts’s ideas about writing longhand.
Legal writing should exhibit movement.
Trial lawyers routinely forget about the record.
The importance of issue framing can’t be overstated.