18 U.S.C. § 3661 currently governs sentencing evidence in federal court.
Prof. Berman at Sentencing Law & Policy reports that,
Specifically, as detailed in this press release from the office of Congressman Steve Cohen, a bipartisan bill which prohibits the consideration of acquitted conduct in sentencing received overwhelming bipartisan support last night. Here are excerpts from the press release:
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