US v. Cannon, 05-1841, 05-1842
Defendant's sentence for drug related offenses is vacated and remanded for imposition of a life sentence pursuant to a mandatory recidivist sentence enhancement for multiple drug related offenses where district court erred in departing from the mandatory minimum sentence.
- Argued 11/07/2005
- Decided 11/29/2005
- Published 11/29/2005
- EASTERBROOK, Circuit Judge., Before POSNER, EASTERBROOK, and WOOD, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Timothy A. Bass (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Urbana, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Tiffani D. Johnson (argued), Office of the Federal Public Defender, Urbana, IL, for Defendant-Appellee.