Professor Sheldon Evans Speaks at U.S. Sentencing Commission Roundtable

Professor Sheldon Evans recently spoke at the United States Sentencing Commission Roundtable on the Categorical Approach and Career Offender Guidelines. He served as a panelist with several federal judges, practitioners, and other academics as part of a roundtable about reforming particular federal sentencing enhancements. Based on his prior scholarship on the Armed Career Criminals Act, Professor Evans was able to contribute to a problem-solving discussion focusing on potential ways to rethink and reform Career Offender sentencing enhancements.

Recent scholarship from Professor Evans includes “Punishment Externalities and the Prison Tax,” published in the California Law Review.