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Criminal Law: Possession with Intent to Distribute-Denial of Acceptance-of-Responsibility Reduction-Substantive Reasonableness of Sentence

  Defendant was convicted of possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute within 1000 feet of a school, and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking. On appeal, defendant challenged the district court’s denial of an acceptance-of-responsibility reduction and further challenged the substantive reasonableness of his sentence. Where the district court considered the statutory-sentencing factors, ...

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