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Defendant's sentence for illegal reentry into the U.S. is affirmed where an attempted robbery under California law is coextensive with the same offense at common law, and therefore the California offense was a "crime of violence" under the Sentencing Guidelines.
Argued and Submitted April 14, 2009
Filed August 21, 2009
Opinion by Judge Reinhardt
Special Concurrence by Judge Reinhardt
Michael K. Powell, Assistant Federal Public Defender, Reno, NV