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Criminal Law: Ineffective Assistance-Resisting Arrest-Sufficiency of Evidence

Where a defendant challenged the denial of his motion for a new trial, arguing that the trial court had authority to hear his ineffective-assistance claim, the claim was not timely raised before the court, so the court did not err ...

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Criminal Law: Felon in Possession of Firearm-Crime of Violence-Resisting Arrest

Defendant pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. The district court ruled that defendant’s prior Missouri conviction for resisting arrest qualified as a “crime of violence” and calculated defendant’s base offense level and guidelines range accordingly. ...

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