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07-455 UNITED STATES V.

RESSAM

DECISION BELOW:474 F3d 597

LOWER COURT CASE NUMBER: 05-30422, 05-30441

QUESTIONS PRESENTED:
Section 844(h)(2) of Title 18, United States Code, prescribes a mandatory ten-year
term of imprisonment for any person who “carries an explosive during the
commission of any felony which may be prosecuted in a court of the United States.”
The question presented is whether Section 844(h)(2) requires that the explosives
be carried “in relation to” the underlying felony.

CERT. GRANTED 12/7/2007