Defendant's drug and firearm convictions and sentence are affirmed, where 1) the lack of a reporter's transcript of the charge conference and related proceedings did not violate Defendant's due process rights and 2) the evidence linked Defendant to multiple firearms during the course of the conspiracy offense.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Western District of Virginia, at Harrisonburg. (5:04-cr-30042-gec) Glen E. Conrad, District Judge.
Argued on March 27, 2009
Decided on June 17, 2009
Before NIEMEYER, KING, and DUNCAN, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by KING, Circuit Judge.