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Criminal Law: Possession with Intent to Distribute-Suppression of Evidence-Sufficiency of Evidence

Defendant was convicted of possession with intent to distribute. On appeal, defendant alleged a number of errors, including denial of his suppression motion, denial of a Franks hearing, denial of in camera review of an officer’s personnel file, allowing a ...

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Criminal Law: Felon in Possession of Firearm-Suppression of Evidence-Application of Sentencing Enhancement

  Defendant pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm. The district court applied a four-level enhancement for defendant’s conviction being in connection with another felony. On appeal, defendant challenged the denial of his suppression more and ...

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Criminal Law: Felon in Possession of Firearm-Suppression of Evidence-Unlawful Stop-and-Frisk

Defendant was indicted for being a felon in possession of a firearm and moved to suppress evidence officers obtained after they stopped and frisked defendant. Defendant argued that police lacked reasonable suspicion that he was committing a crime. The government ...

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Criminal Law: Drug Distribution-Suppression of Evidence-Probable Cause to Install Trackers

Following his indictment for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, defendant moved to suppress evidence obtained from tracking devices law enforcement placed on his car. The district court agreed with defendant’s contention that the government lacked probable cause to install the trackers ...

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Criminal Law: Drug Distribution – Suppression of Evidence – Probable Cause to Install Trackers

Following his indictment for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine, defendant moved to suppress evidence obtained from tracking devices law enforcement placed on his car. The district court agreed with defendant’s contention that the government lacked probable cause to install the trackers ...

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Criminal Law:Possession with Intent to Distribute-Suppression of Evidence-Calculation of Criminal History

Defendant was convicted of possession with intent to distribute and possession of a firearm by felon, after the district court denied his suppression motion upon finding the search of his vehicle to be a valid inventory search. On appeal, defendant ...

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