US v. Kevin Johnson
UNPUBLISHED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff - Appellee, v. KEVIN RODELL JOHNSON, a/k/a Chucky, Defendant - Appellant.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, at Alexandria. Albert V. Bryan, Jr., Senior District Judge. (1:95-cr-00319-1)
May 21, 2009
June 10, 2009
Before WILKINSON and Senior Circuit Judge.
Affirmed by unpublished per curiam opinion.
Kevin Rodell Johnson, Appellant Pro Se. Dana James Boente, Acting United States Attorney, Tracy Doherty-McCormick, Assistant United States Attorney, Alexandria, Virginia, for Appellee.
Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit.
PER CURIAM: Kevin Rodell Johnson appeals a district court order denying his motion for a sentence reduction filed under 18
U.S.C. § 3582(c) (2006).
The legal interpretations of the Sentencing Guidelines and the amendments are reviewed de novo. reviewed for clear error. Factual findings are
See United States v. Turner, 59 F.3d This court reviews the denial of a
481, 483-84 (4th Cir. 1995).
motion for a reduction in the sentence under § 3582(c)(2) for abuse of discretion. (4th Cir. 2004). We find the district court did not err in concluding that at sentencing Johnson was held responsible for more than 4.5 kilograms of crack cocaine. Thus, he was not eligible for a Accordingly, we affirm Johnson's motion for United States v. Goines, 357 F.3d 469, 478
sentence reduction under Amendment 706. the district court's order. We deny
appointment of counsel.
We dispense with oral argument because
the facts and legal contentions are adequately presented in the materials before the court and argument would not aid the
decisional process. AFFIRMED
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