US v. Alvarado-Santilano, 05-10261
For purposes of determining the existence of separate offenses of illegal reentry after deportation during sentencing, being found in the United States by immigration officials is sufficient to extinguish a pre-existing and continuing offense arising from prior illegal reentries.
- Decided 12/29/2005
- Published 12/29/2005
- EMILIO M. GARZA, Circuit Judge:, Before REAVLEY, GARZA and BENAVIDES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Fifth Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Marcus James Busch (argued), Dallas, TX, for U.S.
- For Appellees:
- Jerry V. Beard, Asst. Fed. Pub. Def. (argued), Lubbock, TX, Ira Raymond Kirkendoll, Fed. Pub. Def., Dallas, TX, for Defendant-Appellant.