Defendant's firearm possession sentence is affirmed where the state offense underlying one of his previous convictions, conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon, constituted a "violent felony" under the Armed Career Criminal Act.
Argued: May 15, 2009
Decided: July 6, 2009
Opinion by Judge King
Mark Patrick Foster, Jr., Law Offices of Mark Foster, PC, Charlotte, NC
Adam Christopher Morris, Office of the United States Attorney, Charlotte, NC