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US v. Gabbard, No. 08-5445

Defendants' convictions and sentences for conspiracy to manufacture 100 or more marijuana plants, being a felon in possession of a firearm, and possession of firearms in furtherance of a drug trafficking offense is affirmed where: 1) any error in one defendant's sentence did not result in prejudice to him; and 2) district court's conclusion that the other defendant was not a minor participant in the conspiracy was not clearly erroneous. 

Read US v. Gabbard, No. 08-5445

Appellate Information

Argued: April 30, 2009

Decided and Filed: November 25, 2009


Per Curium Opinion


For Appellant:   Willis G. Coffey, Coffey & Ford, PSC.

For Appellee:  James D. Hodge, Hodge Law Firm