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Criminal Law: Conspiracy to Distribute-Sufficiency of Evidence-Ineffective Assistance of Counsel

Defendant appealed from his conviction for conspiracy to distribute a mixture and substance containing a detectible amount of cocaine. On appeal, defendant challenged several trial court rulings and argued that the trial court failed to instruct the jury properly. Defendant ...

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Criminal Law: Illegal Reentry-Below-Guidelines Sentence-Ineffective Assistance of Counsel

Defendant appealed from his below-guidelines range sentence, imposed after he pleaded guilty to illegal reentry. On appeal, defendant argued that he received ineffective assistance of counsel and that his sentence was substantively unreasonable. Where clams of ineffective assistance of counsel ...

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