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Criminal Law: Revocation of Supervised Release-Consideration of Sentencing Factors-Within-Guidelines Sentence

Defendant appealed from the district court’s judgment of sentence entered after it revoked defendant’s supervised release. Where the district court considered all of the sentencing factors and imposed a within-guidelines sentence, the court affirmed the judgment of sentence. Judgment is ...

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Criminal Law: Revocation of Supervised Release-New Drug Offense-Substantive Reasonableness of Sentence

Defendant appealed the revocation sentence imposed by the district court after finding defendant violated the terms of his supervised release. Defendant further appealed from the sentence imposed after he pleaded guilty to a new drug offense. On appeal, defendant challenged ...

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Criminal Law: Revocation of Supervised Release-Sufficiency of Evidence-Substantive Reasonableness of Sentence

  Defendant appealed the revocation of his supervised release, arguing that the evidence was insufficient to find that he violated his release conditions by committing an assault, and that his sentence was substantively unreasonable. Where record supported, by a preponderance ...

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Civil Rights: Revocation of Supervised Release-Imprisonment-Ineffective Assistance of Counsel

  Defendant appealed from the revocation of his supervised release and the district court’s imposition of a guidelines-range term of imprisonment. Among other issues, defendant alleged that he received ineffective assistance of counsel at his revocation hearing. Where defendant could ...

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Criminal Law: Upward Sentencing Departure-Revocation of Supervised Release-Possession of Counterfeit Obligations

After serving a prison sentence for possession of counterfeit obligations, defendant began serving a term of supervised release. Defendant’s release was revoked, and a second term of supervised release began after he was released from further incarceration. Defendant appeared for ...

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Criminal Law: Revocation of Supervised Release-Guidelines Sentence-Substantive Reasonableness of Sentence

Defendant’s supervised release was revoked for violation of conditions and the district court sentenced defendant within the advisory guidelines range. On appeal, defendant argued that his revocation sentence was substantively unreasonable, that the district court erroneously denied a continuance of ...

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Criminal Law: Revocation of Supervised Release-Crime of Escape-Substantively Unreasonable Sentence

Defendant had his latest supervised release revoked after he fled from his residential re-entry center following an accusation of drug use, conduct that constituted the crime of escape. The district court imposed a 24-month sentence of imprisonment with no supervised ...

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