No. 23-1077.

87 F.4th 380 (2023)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Michael L. GOFORTH, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Filed: November 28, 2023.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Daniel P. Goldberg , Asst. Fed. Public Defender, Kansas City, MO, argued ( Laine Cardarella , Fed. Public Defender, on the brief), for defendant-appellant.

Philip M. Koppe , Asst. U.S. Atty., Kansas City, MO, argued ( Teresa A. Moore , U.S. Atty., on the brief), for plaintiff-appellee.

Before COLLOTON, GRASZ, and KOBES, Circuit Judges.

Michael Goforth pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of a firearm as a felon. See 18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(1). The district court* determined an advisory sentencing guideline range of 57 to 71 months' imprisonment, and varied upward from the range to impose a term of 92 months' imprisonment...

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