United States First Circuit

Reset A A Font size: Print

US v. Barbosa, 17-1284

Affirmed the sentencing of a defendant as a career criminal upon his conviction for being a felon in possession of a firearm. Defendant argued that he should not have been sentenced under the Armed Career Criminal Act and that the district court should have ordered a pretrial hearing to test the sufficiency of the probable cause allegations undergirding the arrest warrant. The First Circuit rejected both of these contentions.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2018/07/16


  • Selya


  • United States First Circuit


FindLaw Career Center

    Select a Job Title

      Post a Job  |  Careers Home

    View More