Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
Defendant's drug conspiracy sentence is vacated where the Supreme Court's decisions in Gall and Burns changed the law of the circuit and granted authority to district courts that they lacked under the Eighth Circuit's pre-Gall precedents, including the authority to make certain major reductions in the absence of extraordinary assistance.
Submitted: April 23, 2008
Filed: November 12, 2009
Opinion by Judge Colloton