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Eight-Level Sentence Enhancement Upheld (access required)

Although defendant contends the sentencing court committed procedural error in applying an 8-level enhancement because that court should not have looked to the charging documents to determine that his second-degree assault conviction arose from his sexual abuse of a minor, the 4th Circuit says any error was harmless and it upholds the three-year sentence. Jose Adan ...

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