Ninth Circuit - Drug Offenses

United States v. Baldon, 956 F.3d 1115 (9th Cir. 2020). Section 2D1.1(b)(1)’s two-level enhancement for possession of a weapon applied where: (1) the firearm was found inside a storage unit inside a backpack with the defendant’s drugs; (2) the defendant entered the storage unit, stored his drugs in the unit, and paid cash in person to extend the lease of the storage unit; and (3) the defendant possessed ammunition matching the firearm in his residence.

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