CASE LAW UPDATE: Whether defendant waived his right to appeal?
Federal court has appeal waivers. Defendant pleaded guilty to drug offenses. The plea agreement included an appeal waiver. Defendant was sentenced. Defendant appealed his sentence. The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeal held that the appeal waiver was valid, enforceable and applicable to the issues raised. Accordingly, the appeal was dismissed.
United States v. Garmoo, 21-2387. Appealed from the United States District Court, District of North Dakota.
Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyer Lynne Torgerson was not attorney of record in this case.