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Criminal Law: Conspiracy to Distribute-Base Level of Offense-Upward Sentence Variance

Defendant pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute and being a felon in possession of a firearm. At sentencing, the district court found defendant was responsible for distributing 17.5 grams of cocaine base and fell into criminal-history category V. The district court accordingly imposed a sentence at the top of the advisory guidelines range. Where evidence of ...

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