Like so many of his colleagues on the federal district bench, Seattle Judge Robert Bryan chafed under the mandatory sentencing guidelines that removed much of a jurist’s discretion in determining penalties.
So when the U.S. Supreme Court last year ruled the guidelines were no longer mandatory, Bryan asked for a chance to turn back the clock.
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