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Criminal Law: Distribution of Child Pornography-Consecutive Sentence-Double Jeopardy

Defendant pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography. The district court imposed a sentence at the bottom of the guidelines range but ordered it to run consecutive to an earlier-imposed sentence following the revocation of defendant’s supervised release. On appeal, defendant ...

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Criminal Law: Post-Conviction Relief- Double Jeopardy- Sentencing Without Determination of Eligibility

Defendant pleaded guilty to resisting a lawful stop and various drug offenses. At the plea hearing, the trial court sentenced defendant to incarceration but sent him to the Long Term Drug Program, but because defendant was already serving a sentence ...

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