US v. BOOKER, 00-3255
Imposition of two-level enhancement for possession of a dangerous weapon in connection with a drug offense was appropriate under USSG 2D1.1(b)(1) where the government's informant saw a gun on the couch in close proximity to the defendant during drug sales.
- Argued 01/19/2001
- Decided 04/24/2001
- Published 04/24/2001
- RIPPLE, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and POSNER and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- W. Charles Grace,Suzanne M. Garrison (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Criminal Div., Fairview Heights, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Phillip J. Kavanaugh (argued), Office of the Federal Public Defender, East St. Louis, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.