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Criminal Law: Accessory to Murder-Guidelines Range-Upward Departure

Defendant was present during a murder and helped the murderer to clean the victim’s body of evidence and dispose of the body. Defendant pleaded guilty to being an accessory to second-degree murder. The district court found the applicable advisory guidelines range to be 130 to 162 months but sentenced defendant to 180 months’ imprisonment. Where the ...