The Sixth Circuit recently reexamined its precedent when it held that the time period for a criminal appeal under Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 4(b) is not jurisdictional. In United States v. Gaytan-Garza.pdf, No. 10-4615 (6th Cir. July 12, 2011), the Court followed the lead of the Supreme Court in holding that only statutes can establish … Continue Reading