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Career offender status nixes sentence reduction (access required)

An inmate’s career offender status doomed his motion to reduce his drug offense 210-month sentence. Background On Oct. 1, 2009, a grand jury returned a three-count indictment against Malcolm Carl Young. Count one charged Young with distribution of cocaine base. As a result of prior felony drug convictions, the maximum term of imprisonment for the offense charged ...