US v. Carter, No. 08-20235 - U.S. Fifth Circuit
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US v. Carter, No. 08-20235

In defendant's appeal from a denial of his motion to reduce his drug and firearm possession sentence in response to a recent change to the federal sentencing guidelines for crimes involving crack cocaine, the order is affirmed where defendant was subject to a statutory minimum sentence greater than the high end of his guideline calculation, whether calculated with or without the crack cocaine amendments.

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Appellate Information

Filed January 28, 2010

Judges

Per Curiam