Quantcast
Home / Opinion Digests / Criminal Law / Erroneous designation made sentence defective (access required)

Erroneous designation made sentence defective (access required)

In a case where the defendant filed his latest appeal in 2013, the court found his erroneous designation as a career offender required the district court to sentence him to between 262 and 327 months under then mandatory Sentencing Guidelines (instead of 121–151 months without the enhancement), and the error was “sufficiently grave to be ...