Puerto Rico in the Spotlight: The Supreme Court, Territorial Sovereignty, and Double Jeopardy

Puerto Rico in the Spotlight: The Supreme Court, Territorial Sovereignty, and Double Jeopardy

As a case that could have grand consequences for the Puerto Rican government and its citizens, Puerto Rico v. Sanchez Valle appears at face value to be a standard case. The facts of the case involve two men in Puerto Rico, charged with violating both local and federal gun laws...

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