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In federal courts, appellate jurisdiction over an appeal from a criminal sentence is under 18 USC 3742, or 28 USC 1291? Or both?
Judge Philip Banks
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I think both. But for 1291, final would mean conviction and sentencing. Don't know about 18 USC 3742 though.
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