One Writs of Certiorari to the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Brief of Former United States District Court Judges Paul G. Cassell and Nancy Gertner as Amici Curiae in Support of the Petitioners.
INTEREST OF AMICI CURIAE1
Amici curiae are two former United States District
Court Judges who have sentenced defendants
under the mandatory-minimum provisions of the
Anti-Drug Abuse Act of 1986 (“1986 Act”), Pub. L. No.
99-570, 100 Stat. 3207 (1986). Both have written