United States v. Sanchez-Colberg, No. 15-2522 (1st Cir. 2017)Annotate this Case
Appellant entered guilty pleas to possessing marijuana with the intent to distribute and possessing firearms in furtherance of a drug-trafficking crime. The district court sentenced Appellant to a total incarcerative sentence of 162 months. Appellant appealed, challenging his sentence as both procedurally and substantively unreasonable. The First Circuit affirmed the sentence, holding (1) Appellant’s appeal was not within the scope of the waiver of appeal to which Appellant agreed; (2) the sentence was not procedurally unreasonable; and (3) the sentence was not substantively unreasonable.