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Appellate Litigation Clinic Litigates ACCA Issue in Light of Johnson

Posted February 27, 2017

Two students in the Appellate Litigation Clinic, Christine Ball-Blakely and Andrew Fels, experienced an exciting victory over winter break. Under the supervision of Professor Lucy Jewel, Ball-Blakely and Fels were representing a client who, following burglary convictions, received a sentencing enhancement under the Armed Career Criminal Act (ACCA). The reach of the ACCA has been dramatically impacted by the Supreme […] Read more