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Buford v. United States

Docket No.: 99-9073
Argued: January 8, 2001
Decided: March 20, 2001

Topics:

18 U.S.C. App., Criminal Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Civil Procedure, Fourteenth Amendment, Miranda, Sentencing Guidelines, United States Sentencing Guidelines, abuse of discretion, immigration, judicial review, probable cause, sentencing guidelines

Petitioner: Buford
Respondent: United States

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 201 F.3d 937
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


532 U.S. 59 (2001)
Question:

Does a de novo standard of review apply when a court of appeals reviews a trial court's sentencing guideline determination as to whether an offender's prior convictions were consolidated, and thus related, for sentencing purposes?

Buford v. United States
ORAL ARGUMENT

January 08, 2001

Holding: affirmed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for United States, 0 vote(s) against
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