Child Pornography

CASE LAW UPDATE:  Was the 97 month prison sentence appropriate in child pornography case?

Defendant was convicted in a child pornography case.  The District Court sentenced defendant to 97 months in prison.  Defendant appealed.  On appeal, defendant challenged his sentence.  The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld defendant’s sentence for child pornography on the grounds that (1) defendant showed child pornography to the victim of his sexual assault; and (2) the sentence was not substantively unreasonable.  Affirmed.

United States v. Bruno, 19-1766, per curiam.  Appealed from the United States District Court, Southern District of Iowa.

Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyer Lynne Torgerson was not attorney of record in this case.

By |2020-07-22T04:33:23+00:00July 22nd, 2020|Victories/Case Law Updates|0 Comments

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