Reauthorization of the United States Department of Justice: Criminal Law Enforcement : Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Crime of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, First Session, May 3 and May 15, 2001

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Page 281 - Determining Accuracy of Plea. Notwithstanding the acceptance of a plea of guilty, the court should not enter a judgment upon such plea without making such inquiry as shall satisfy it that there is a factual basis for the plea.
Page 257 - Guideline range if the court finds that there exists an aggravating or mitigating circumstance of a kind, or to a degree, not adequately taken into consideration by the Sentencing Commission in formulating the guidelines that should result in a sentence different from that described.
Page 23 - ... system of the United States, or any other competent jurisdiction, those organizations and principal members of organizations involved in the growing, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances appearing in or destined for illicit traffic in the United States; and to recommend and support non-enforcement programs aimed at reducing the availability of illicit controlled substances on the domestic and international markets.
Page 155 - Every order and extension thereof shall contain a provision that the authorization to intercept shall be executed as soon as practicable, shall be conducted in such a way as to minimize the interception of communications not otherwise subject to interception under this chapter, and must terminate upon attainment of the authorized objective, or in any event in thirty days.
Page 91 - The Drug Courts Program Office (DCPO) supports the development, implementation, and improvement of drug courts through grants to local or state governments, courts, and tribal governments, as well as through technical assistance and training. The...
Page 23 - Administration (DEA) is to enforce the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States...
Page 261 - ... weighed, and desirable practices to be followed, in discharging their prosecutorial responsibilities. Although these principles deal with the specific situations indicated, they should be read in the broader context of the basic responsibilities of federal attorneys: making certain that the general purposes of the criminal law— assurance of warranted punishment, deterrence of further criminal conduct, protection of the public from dangerous offenders, and rehabilitation of offenders— are...
Page 94 - I would be pleased to respond to any questions you or the members of the Subcommittee may have.
Page 96 - Mr. Chairman and Members of the Subcommittee, I am very pleased to appear before you today again on behalf of the Atomic Energy Commission.
Page 25 - Cali leaders' imprisonment in Colombia and the successful attacks by law enforcement on their US cells, traffickers from Mexico took on greater prominence. A growing alliance between the Colombian traffickers and the organizations from Mexico worked to benefit both sides. Traffickers from Mexico had long been involved in smuggling marijuana, heroin, and cocaine across the United States/Mexico border, using entrenched distribution routes to deliver drugs throughout the United States.

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