US v. EDWARDS, 03-4234
For purposes of the mandatory minimum sentence in 21 U.S.C. section 841(b), the phrase "cocaine base" refers to cocaine base that constitutes crack.
- Decided 02/11/2005
- Published 02/11/2005
- SYKES, Circuit Judge., Before ROVNER, WOOD, and SYKES, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Debra Riggs Bonamici (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Nishay K. Sanan (argued), Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.