US v. ALVARADO, 02-1899
Defendant was not eligible for the "safety valve" exception to the five-year mandatory minimum sentence for a marijuana offense, 18 U.S.C. section 3553(f), where he had not given the government complete information about his offense prior to his sentencing hearing.
- Argued 11/14/2002
- Decided 04/09/2003
- Published 04/09/2003
- DIANE P. WOOD, Circuit Judge., Before RIPPLE, ROVNER, and DIANE P. WOOD, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Carole J. Ryczek (Argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Civil Division, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Leonard C. Goodman (Argued), Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.