Reply to post: Re: Except the jury dont award anything, they decide guilt

Call-center scammer loses $9m appeal in stunning moment of poetic justice

Boo Radley

Re: Except the jury dont award anything, they decide guilt

In federal cases like this, the jury has no say in sentencing. Be that as it may, he pled guilty, so no jury was involved. The judge determines the sentence using the previous sentence report, which uses charts with the dollar amount of the crime, offenders age and other details. The judge usually follows these sentencing recommendations.

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