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No Resentencing for Drug Quantity Error (access required)

A trial court’s erroneous jury instruction on conversion of pounds to kilograms and absence while the jury reviewed defendant’s recorded police interviews do not require reversal of or resentencing for defendant’s convictions arising from a large-scale marijuana trafficking enterprise and a related kidnapping and murder; the 4th Circuit affirms defendant’s life sentence. Appellant argues the district ...