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Pro Se Newsletter Vol. 17, No. 4

Table of Contents

  1. Sentence Reform Commission Calls for Determinate Sentences; Puts Off Further Drug Law Reform Discussion
  2. A Letter from Susan Johnson, Executive Director
  3. Courts Split on Eligibility Requirements for Re-Sentencing of A-II Drug Offenders
  4. Court Rejects Brutality Claim; Finds Inmate Failed to Exhaust Administrative Remedies
  5. Inmate Found Not Guilty of Refusing to Double Bunk, Guilty of Refusing to Obey Direct Order
  6. Minor Gaps in Hearing Transcript Did Not Preclude Review
  7. Hearing reversed Where DOCS Lacked Authority to Open Inmate’s Mail
  8. Absent Evidence of Dangerousness, Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana Does Not Support Charge of Promoting Prison Contraband in First Degree
  9. Court Upholds DOCS Ban on Smokeless Tobacco
  10. Court Upholds Constitutionality of Rule Requiring Parole Time Assessment Equal to Minimum Term for Shock Violators
  11. TAC May Not Withhold Good Time Where DOCS Was Unable to Provide Recommended Programming
  12. Inmate Fails to Prove That Inadequate Security Led to Assault
  13. Deferring Payment of Mandatory Fees
  14. Second Circuit Offers Primer on Deliberate Indifference
  15. Maximizing Chances for Early Release: The Earned Eligibility Certificate and Related Programs