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Sentence reduced by 60 years due to disparate severity (access required)

A defendant convicted of distributing oxycodone and cocaine and possession of firearms who received three 300-month sentences under 18 U.S.C. § 924(c), had his total 1,020-month sentence reduced to 300 months because the stacking of the 924(c) 25-year sentences, and their resulting disparate severity, is an extraordinary and compelling reason for a sentence reduction. Background Rick Barton ...