No. 12-2299.

708 F.3d 994 (2013)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee v. Joel Grogan ZIGLER, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Filed: February 12, 2013.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Hillary Hujanen , argued, Joseph Patrick Tamburino , on the brief, Minneapolis, MN, for appellant.

Kevin S. Ueland , Assistant United States Attorney, argued, Minneapolis, MN, for appellee.

Before LOKEN, BRIGHT, and COLLOTON, Circuit Judges.

BRIGHT, Circuit Judge.

Joel Grogan Zigler pled guilty to production of child pornography in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2251(a) and (e). At sentencing, the district court1 determined that Zigler's 1988 Minnesota conviction for attempted use of a minor in a sexual performance qualifies as a predicate offense for purposes of a mandatory minimum sentencing enhancement under section 2251(e). Zigler argues that his prior conviction does not...


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