No. 96-2375.

105 F.3d 1188 (1997)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Frank FEICHTINGER, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided February 4, 1997.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Robert Lee Garrison (argued), Office of the U.S. Attorney, Criminal Div., Fairview Heights, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee.

Renee E. Schooley (argued), Office of the Federal Public Defender, East St. Louis, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.

Before POSNER, Chief Judge, and ESCHBACH and EVANS, Circuit Judges.

EVANS, Circuit Judge.

Frank Feichtinger has a common complaint: he thinks his sentence is too long. His problem is, however, that before he can convince us to listen to his beef, he must hurdle his plea agreement, in which he waived his right to appeal.

Feichtinger and another man concocted a plan to break into and rob two banks in Belleville and Collinsville, Illinois. They intended to use liquid helium and an oxyacetylene torch to crack open the bank vaults...


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