Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
District court's imposition of an enhanced sentence on a defendant convicted of being a felon in possession of a firearm, based on prior convictions, is vacated and remanded where: 1) under Begay and Woods, defendant's conviction for first-degree reckless injury does not qualify as a crime of violence for purposes of section 2K2.1(a)(2); and 2) defendant's second-degree sexual assault conviction should not have been used to increase his offense level under section 2K2.1(a).
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisaconsin
Decided January 25, 2010
Opinion by Circuit Judge Sykes