Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Yah, 500 F.3d 698 (8th Cir. 2007)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateNE
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year2005
BodyAppeals court
OpinionProsecution violated the terms of its plea agreement resulting in a new sentencing hearing. "Based upon the terms of the plea agreement, we conclude the government was unconditionally obligated to recommend a sentence at the low end of the applicable guidelines range. Failure to do so constituted a breach of the plea agreement."
Determination Year2007
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectNew sentencing Hearing
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
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