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US v. Townsend, 166443

Affirming the district court dismissal of a convict's motion challenging the lawfulness of his sentence under the Armed Career Criminal Act because his prior conviction for assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill inflicting serious injury was categorically a violent felony under the ACCA's force clause.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2018/03/30

Judges

  • SHEDD

Court

  • United States Fourth Circuit

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