US v. OWENS, 02-1262
Upward sentence adjustments after an armed robbery conviction are affirmed where 1) defendant's role as leader of a group amounted to an "aggravating role" and 2) and his false denials during trial testimony amounted to obstruction of justice.
- Decided 10/22/2002
- Published 10/22/2002
- COFFEY, Circuit Judge., Before COFFEY, ROVNER, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- David H. Miller (argued), Office of the U.S. Attorney, Fort Wayne, IN, for plaintiff-appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Robert D. Truitt (argued), Indiana Federal Community Defenders, Inc., South Bend, IN, defendant-appellant.