Tag Archives: criminal law

D.C. Circuit Review – Reviewed: Criminal Law Exceptionalism?

by Aaron Nielson — Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015@Aaron_L_Nielson

The D.C. Circuit issued two opinions this week. The first—American Institute of Certified Public Accounts v. IRS—is a typical administrative law case. By contrast, the second— United States v. Ortega-Hernandez —seems like anything but an administrative law case; it is a criminal appeal involving a guilty plea. But pause for a moment: Why isn’t the […]

Jain on Arrests as Regulation (AdLaw Bridge Series)

by Chris Walker — Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015@chris_j_walker

The intersection of criminal law and administrative law is a fascinating one. It has been explored primarily and extensively in the context of immigration—so much so that there’s a whole field called crimmigration, with a terrific blog by César Cuauhtémoc García Hernández that covers the field. And most (though not all) of the focus there […]