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This website provides links to other websites listed in various categories. To use that service, click on the RESOURCES tab located at the top of the Home Page. This website also provides information posted by our Office that you can access by using the navigation bars on the left side of each page or the icons on the Home Page, or in some instances by simply clicking on the PDF documents...

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2014 Amendment to USSG 2D1.1 – Reduction in the Drug Quantity Table.

In April of 2014, the US Sentencing Commission submitted a proposed amendment for USSG 2D1.1  to Congress. The amendment revises the guideline applicable to drug trafficking offenses by lowering the Drug Quantity Table contained in USSG 2D1.1 by two...

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