US v. MESSINO, 02-1411, 02-1607, 02-3641
Two of three co-defendants successfully challenge their sentences for a drug conviction on grounds that the district judge made findings of fact when he imposed enhancements to their sentences contrary to the holding of Blakely v. Washington, 124 S. Ct. 2531 (2004).
- Argued 02/23/2004
- Decided 08/31/2004
- Published 08/31/2004
- BAUER, Circuit Judge., Before BAUER, EASTERBROOK, and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Daniel S. Goodman (argued), Department of Justice Criminal Division, Appellate Section, Washington, DC, for Plaintiff-Appellee., John L. Sullivan (argued), Chicago, IL, Douglas P. Roller, Clayton, MO, for Defendants-Appellants.