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Appeal of defendants' sentences for conspiring to distribute a controlled substance is dismissed as each defendant signed a valid and enforceable waiver of their rights to appeal their sentences in their respective plea agreement under the standard set forth in US v. Teeter, 257 F.3d 14 (1st Cir. 2001).
On Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico
Decided September 14, 2009
Opinion by Tashima, Senior Circuit Judge
For Appellant: Linda A. Backiel, Michael Raymond Hasse
For Appellee: Thomas F. Klumper, Assistant United States Attorney, Rosa Emilia Rodriguez-Velez, United States Attorney, Nelson Perez-Sosa, Assistant United States Attorney, Chief Appellate Division.