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US v. Sayad, No. 08-1366

By FindLaw Staff on December 22, 2009 | Last updated on March 21, 2019

In the government's appeal of defendant's sentence for interstate travel in aid of racketeering, the sentence is affirmed where: 1) the district court committed no procedural error in mentioning defendant's Iranian-Christian status; and 2) the record supported the weight the district court attached to certain 18 U.S.C. section 3553(a) factors in varying downward from the applicable Guidelines sentence.

Read US v. Sayad, No. 08-1366

Appellate Information

Filed December 22, 2009


Opinion by Judge Murphy


For Appellant:

Michael C. Johnson, David M. Gaouette, Assistant United States Attorneys, Denver, CO

For Appellee:

Howard A. Pincus, Raymond P. Moore, Federal Public Defenders, Denver, CO

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