Nos. 10-11222, 10-11339.

635 F.3d 1261 (2011)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Isabelino VALAREZO-OROBIO, Defendant-Appellant. United States of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Gerardo Palomino-Moreno, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

March 23, 2011.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Linda Julin McNamara , Maria Chapa Lopez , Robert E. O'Neill , David Paul Rhodes , U.S. Attorney's Office, Tampa, FL, for U.S.

Dionja L. Dyer , Donna Lee Elm , Federal Public Defender's Office, Tampa, FL, for Valarezo-Orobio.

Edward Liebling , Law Office of Edward Liebling, PA, Palm Harbor, FL, for Palomino-Moreno.

Before MARCUS and ANDERSON, Circuit Judges, and ALBRITTON, District Judge.

MARCUS, Circuit Judge:

In this consolidated appeal, Isabelino Valarezo-Orobio ("Valarezo") and Gerardo Palomino-Moreno ("Palomino") appeal their convictions for operating or embarking upon a semi-submersible vessel, and conspiracy to do the same, in violation of Title 18 U.S.C. § 2285(a)-(b). Valarezo also appeals his sentence for those convictions. The Appellants' constitutional challenges to their convictions are foreclosed by this Court's recently published...


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