http://www.buffalonews.com/editorial/20030905/1040290.asp A senior federal judge in Buffalo is a target of Attorney General John Ashcroft's review of allegedly light criminal sentences. The Buffalo News says prosecutors are appealing two sentences handed down by Judge John T. Elfvin, 86, who the paper says is "widely known in the legal community as a maverick." Elfvin deviated from sentencing guidelines and put a politically connected lawyer and a teenage drug seller on probation. One case involves Timothy Toohey, a lawyer who admitted failing . . .
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