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Criminal Law: Felon in Possession of a Firearm-Armed Career Criminal-Calculation of Base-Offense Level

Defendant pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. The district court concluded that defendant qualified as an armed career criminal and calculated a base-offense level of 34 with a criminal history category VI. On appeal, defendant challenged the district court’s determinations. Where defendant’s convictions for distributing cocaine base were punctuated events in ...