Home / Opinion / 09-11311 Sykes v. U.S.

09-11311 Sykes v. U.S.

Sentencing ACCA; fleeing an officer Felony vehicle flight is a violent felony for purposes of ACCA. Sykes’ argument—that Begay v. United States, 553 U. S. 137, and Chambers v. United States, 555 U. S. 122, require ACCA predicate crimes to be purposeful, violent, and aggressive in ways that vehicle flight is not—overreads those opinions. In general, levels of ...

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *