[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website] heard oral arguments [day call, PDF] in two cases on Wednesday. In Setser v. US [transcript, PDF; JURIST report], the justices heard arguments on a federal district court’s power to determine whether a federal sentence will be served consecutively or concurrently to an as-yet undischarged state sentence. The petitioner argued that under § 3584 [text] of the Sentencing Reform Act (SRA) and in the absence of an existing state sentence, the federal judge…