Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
Defendant's crack cocaine distribution sentence is affirmed where the question of what constitutes a "prior conviction" for purposes of 18 U.S.C. section 841(b)(1)(A) was a matter of federal, not state, law, and a suspended imposition of sentence qualified as such a prior conviction.
Submitted: January 11, 2010
Filed: February 1, 2010