No. 22-50222.

87 F.4th 1159 (2023)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. William David KLENSCH, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

Filed December 8, 2023.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Jessica Agatstein (argued), Federal Defenders of San Diego Inc., San Diego, California, for Defendant-Appellant.

Andrew Y. Chiang (argued), Assistant United States Attorney; Daniel E. Zipp , Assistant United States Attorney, Appellate Section Chief, Criminal Division; Randy S. Grossman , United States Attorney; United States Department of Justice, United States Attorney's Office, San Diego, California; for Plaintiff-Appellee.

Partial Dissent by Judge Cardone


Defendant-Appellant William Klensch appeals his sentence after pleading guilty to one count of transportation of an illegal alien. Over Klensch's objection, the district court followed the presentence report's (PSR) recommendations to not grant a minor-role reduction under U.S.S.G. § 3B1.2 and to impose...

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