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Criminal Law: Drug Distribution-Consecutive Prison Terms-Substantive Reasonableness of Sentence

Defendant pleaded guilty to distributing methamphetamine and possessing a firearm. The district court sentenced defendant to consecutive prison terms resulting in an aggregate sentence of 270 months followed by five months of supervised release. On appeal, defendant challenged the substantive reasonableness of his sentence. Where the district court considered the statutory sentencing factors and sentenced defendant ...

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