No. 01-2591

259 F.3d 763 (2001)

David S. Dahler, Applicant, v. United States of America, Respondent.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided July 17, 2001

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

David S. Dahler (submitted), Oxford, WI, pro se.

Peggy A. Lautenschlager (submitted), Office of the U.S. Atty., Madison, WI, for Respondent.

Before CUDAHY, POSNER, and EASTERBROOK, Circuit Judges.

EASTERBROOK, Circuit Judge.

David Dahler was convicted in 1995 of possessing firearms despite his status as a felon. This violated 18 U.S.C. § 922(g), which normally carries a maximum penalty of ten years' imprisonment. 18 U.S.C. § 924(a)(3). Because Dahler had at least three independent convictions for crimes of violence, however, § 924(e)(1) branded him an armed career criminal and raised the maximum sentence...

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