Procedural Question Being Decided In Supreme Court

What happens when the procedure for federal courts breaks down across the nation? Where each district rules on a single procedure differently? SCOTUS has to decide.   This is the case before the Supreme Court right now. Lee v. United States is a case docketed for oral argument during the October 2016 term of the U.S. Supreme Court. Argument in the case is scheduled for March 28, 2017. The case comes on a writ of certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. The case: A legal, nonresident alien pleaded guilty to a charge on the … Continue reading