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United States v. Gonzales

Docket No.: 95-1605
Argued: December 11, 1996
Decided: March 3, 1997

Topics:

18 U.S.C. 924, Criminal Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Crime Control Act, Sentencing Guidelines

PartyNames: UNITED STATES, Petitioner, v. Miguel GONZALES, Orlenis Hernandez-Diaz and Mario Perez.
Petitioner: United States
Respondent: Gonzales

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE TENTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 65 F.3d 814
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

United States
v.
Gonzales
520 U.S. 1 (1997)
Other Citations: 117 S.Ct. 1032137 L.Ed.2d 132 (520 U.S.
Question:

Can the federal mandatory five-year prison term for carrying a gun while committing a crime be served concurrently with a separate state sentence?

United States v. Gonzales
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 11, 1996

Holding: vacated and remanded
Decision: Decision: 7 votes for United States, 2 vote(s) against

United States v. Gonzales
Case Documents

1Opinion in United States v. Gonzales
2Opinion in United States v. Gonzales
Additional documents for this case are pending review.