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Criminal Practice – Sentencing – Compassionate Release Motion – USSG § 1B1.13  (access required)

Even though USSG § 1B1.13 does not apply to a defendant’s compassionate-release motion, since the district court also conducted a detailed review of the relevant factors under 18 U.S.C. § 3553(a), the district court’s consideration of § 1B1.13’s dangerousness criterion does not require reversal.  We affirm the denial of defendant’s motion for compassionate release.  The district court ...

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