In consolidated criminal cases involving defendants' objections, for the first time on appeal, to the sentences imposed by the sentencing courts, the circuit court rules that such unpreserved objections are to be subjected to plain-error review.
Argued: December 3, 2009
Decided: January 28, 2010
Opinion by Chief Judge Motz
For Appellant: Gregory Bruce English, English & Smith
For Appellee: Richard Daniel Cooke, Office of the US Attorney