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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Enhancements

Where a defendant challenged his sentence in a drug-conspiracy case, the district court did not err in applying a two-level enhancement for possession of a firearm or a two-level enhancement for obstruction of justice, so the judgment is affirmed. Judgment ...

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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Enhancements

Where a defendant challenged the application of three sentencing enhancements in a drug and money-laundering case, even if the district court erred, the error was harmless in light of the court’s statements that the sentence was formed independent of the ...

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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Enhancements-Sufficiency of Evidence

Where a defendant challenged his sentence in a felon-in-possession case, the evidence was insufficient to show a connection between ammunition and marijuana for a sentencing enhancement, but any error was harmless because the district court stated that it would sentence ...

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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Enhancements

Where a defendant challenged his sentence in a child-pornography case, the district court did not err in applying an enhancement for sadistic content or for use of a computer to communicate with a minor, so the judgment is affirmed. Judgment ...

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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Enhancements

Where a defendant in a drug-trafficking case challenged her sentence, the district court properly applied enhancements for maintaining premises for the purpose of distributing a controlled substance and for possessing a dangerous weapon during a drug offense, so the judgment ...

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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Enhancements

Where a defendant, who pleaded guilty to interstate communication of a threat, challenged his sentence, the judgment is affirmed because the district court properly applied the statutory factors and did not err in applying two sentence enhancements, and the sentence ...

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Criminal Law: Sentencing-Enhancements-Double Counting

  Where a defendant challenged his sentence in a felon-in-possession case, arguing that the district court incorrectly calculated the advisory-guidelines range by applying a two-level increase for possessing a stolen firearm and possessing a firearm in connection with another felony ...

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