Eighth Circuit - Chapter 3 Adjustments

United States v. Jefferson, 975 F.3d 700 (8th Cir. 2020). The court did not clearly in applying §3B1.1(c)’s two-level adjustment for aggravating role. The defendant’s girlfriend testified that the defendant instructed her how to package drugs for sale, directed her to conduct deliveries, ordered her to install a lock on the door where the drugs were stored, had her purchase a firearm and ammunition to protect the drug conspiracy, and managed funds derived from and used in the conspiracy.

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