“Naughty or nice”

September 21, 2012

  • 310 Prisons
  • 310II Prisoners and Inmates
  • 310II(F) Duration of Confinement
  • 310k243 Good Conduct or Other Earned Credits Against Sentence
  • 310k246 k. Amount and Computation of Credits.

310 PrisonsUnder statutory scheme governing granting of good time credits to federal prisoners, at the end of each year, Bureau of Prisons (BOP) determines whether the prisoner has been naughty or nice; if the latter, BOP may award him credit for up to an extra 54 days towards the remainder of his sentence.
Pacheco-Camacho v. Hood, 272 F.3d 1266 (9th Cir. 2001)