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Criminal Law: Felon in Possession of Firearm-Use of Firearm to Facilitate Crime-Sentencing Enhancement

Defendant pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm after police discovered defendant was harboring a runaway minor. The minor alleged but later recanted that defendant had abused him at gunpoint. The district imposed an upward variance and sentencing enhancement, concluding defendant had used his firearms to facilitate the crime of harboring. Where ...
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