The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit decided the case of United States v. Cope, 506 F.3d 908 (9th Cir. 2007), on November 5, 2007. At issue were the imposition of a lifetime of supervised release and the special conditions of release.. Dr. Meffert discusses this case and the underlying issues.
From Meffert, S.M, Chamberlain, J. The Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law , Volume 37, Number 2, 2009