Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Barry Rand Elden, Asst. U.S. Atty., Crim. Receiving, Appellate Div., Chicago, IL, James Porter, Asst. U.S. Atty. (argued), Margaret Mary Robertie, Crim. Div., Fairview Heights, IL, for U.S.
Paul M. Storment, III (argued), Belleville, IL, for defendant-appellant.
Before CUMMINGS, MANION, and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.
KANNE, Circuit Judge.
Adrian Cooper was convicted by a jury of conspiring to distribute and to possess with intent to distribute over 500 grams of cocaine in violation of 21 U.S.C. §§ 841(a)(1) and 846 and 18 U.S.C. § 2. The district court sentenced Cooper to a mandatory term of life imprisonment pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 841(b)(1)(A)(iii). On appeal, Cooper challenges the sufficiency of the evidence to support his conviction and the imposition of...
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