Menendez Mistrial

Avoiding a likely significant sentence that could have resulted in a de facto life sentence, a mistrial was declared in Sen. Bob Menendez’s corruption trial.  Over 97% of federal criminal cases are resolved through a guilty plea.  Of the remaining 3% that go to trial, 2.4% result in guilty verdicts.  Thus, Sen. Menendez’s mistrial is

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Duck Hunting Guide Fined $25,000

Jeffrey M. Anderson, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced that Jeremy Schreiner, 33, Durand, Wis., was sentenced yesterday in U.S. District Court in Madison for violating the Lacey Act during guided duck hunts on the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge. According to an indictment filed on April 19, 2017,

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