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Base-Level Calculation

Mar 11, 2020

Criminal Law: Sentencing-Base-Level Calculation-Downward Departure

Where a defendant challenged his sentence after pleading guilty to a firearm offense, the district court properly calculated the base offense level, and the defendant failed to support his claim of diminished capacity, so the court properly denied the request for a downward departure. Judgment is affirmed. U.S. v. Sanford (MLW No. 74615/Case No. 19-2481 […]

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