Nos. 10-4112, 10-4139.

642 F.3d 1260 (2011)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Giovanni GALVON-MANZO, Defendant-Appellant. United States of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Ramon Guzman-Manzo, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit.

June 14, 2011.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Bretta Pirie , Assistant Public Defender ( Steven B. Killpack , Utah Public Defender, and Scott Keith Wilson , Assistant Public Defender, with her on the briefs), Salt Lake City, UT, for Appellant Galvon-Manzo.

Jeremy M. Delicino , Salt Lake City, UT, for Appellant Guzman-Manzo.

Dave Backman , Assistant United States Attorney ( Carlie Christensen , United States Attorney with him on the brief), Salt Lake City, UT, for Appellee United States of America.

Before KELLY, ANDERSON, and LUCERO, Circuit Judges.

ANDERSON, Circuit Judge.

Co-defendants and co-appellants, Ramon Guzman-Manzo and Giovanni Galvon-Manzo, each pled guilty to one count of possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. They were each subject to a ten-year mandatory minimum sentence, unless they qualified for safety-valve relief from those mandatory minimum sentences. After finding that both defendants did not qualify for safety-valve relief, the court sentenced each one to 120 months' imprisonment...

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