• U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit
  • 12-206-cr(L), 12-208-cr(con) and 12-259-cr(con)
  • Apr 10 2013 (Date Decided)
At sentencing, a District Court may rely on personal observations and evidence from tapes and reports when it considers whether the defendant's mental health constitutes a mitigating factor.