High Court Rules on School Athletics, Sentencing

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The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that high school athletic associations may limit the kind of recruiting of student athletes that their member schools can do.

The court also ruled that a federal sentence within the official sentencing guidelines may be presumed to be reasonable by an appeals court. That tends to hurt defendants appealing for a lower sentence, and could hurt the attempt by former White House aide I. Lewis Libby to delay the start of his sentence.



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