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Hobbs Act Robbery Is ‘Violent Crime’ (access required)

A defendant convicted in 2007 of a using a firearm in a series of robberies of check cashing stores who is seeking resentencing under the recent U.S. Su­preme Court decision in Johnson v. U.S. is not relieved of the one-year time bar for seeking post-conviction relief; the Alexandria U.S. District Court says 28 U.S.C. § ...

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