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Sentence Enhanced for ‘Generic’ Kidnapping (access required)

The 4th Circuit upholds a district court’s 16-level enhancement under the federal sentencing guidelines for kidnapping as a prior “crime of violence” in sentencing defendant for illegal reentry into the U.S. following deportation and conviction for an aggravated felony; defendant’s ...

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Fugitives’ Claims to Seized Assets Struck (access required)

In the wake of claimants’ indictments for operating a scheme known as the “Mega Conspiracy,” an international criminal conspiracy to profit from criminal copyright infringement and launder the proceeds, the Alexandria U.S. District Court grants the government’s motion to strike ...

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