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Joint request by feds, defendant to reduce term granted (access required)

Where the government and defendant jointly request that the defendant’s 132-month prison term was eligible for reduction to 102 months under the 2018 U.S. Supreme Court decision Hughes v. United States, the request is granted. Background Defendant was previously charged with possession of a firearm after having been convicted of a crime punishable by a term of ...