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Criminal Law Keyed to Osler
Gall v. United States
Citation:552 U.S. 38 (2007)
Defendant used ecstasy his sophomore year of college. He eventually began selling it as well, netting $30,000. A month or two after joining, he told the others he was withdrawing. He stopped using, selling, graduated, and remained clean. He opened and operated several construction businesses and was doing well for himself when investigators questioned him about selling ecstasy. He admitted to everything, signed a plea deal, and was sentenced to 36 months of probation.
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