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Criminal Law: Sentencing – Reduction – Crack Cocaine

Where a guidelines amendment did not lower a drug defendant's applicable guidelines range, the district court did not have the authority to grant a Section 3582(c)(2) reduction, so the defendant's reduced sentence is vacated and remanded. Sentence is reversed and remanded. U.S. v. Baylor (MLW No. 58664/Case No. 08-2419 - 3 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, Eighth ...