US v. MAYBERRY, 01-2415
Defendant who attacked a co-defendant for incriminating him is subject to obstruction of justice sentence enhancement even though defendant had already confessed to the crime, because co-defendant's retraction of accusations may have motivated defendant to go to trial anyway.
- Argued 11/13/2001
- Decided 11/30/2001
- Published 11/30/2001
- FLAUM, Chief Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and BAUER and EVANS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Ralph M. Friedrich (argued), Office of the U.S. Atty., Crim. Div., Fairview Heights, IL, J. Christopher Moore, Office of the U.S. Atty., Benton, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Paul M. Storment, III (argued), Belleville, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.