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This section covers specific offender characteristics such as race, sex, and national origin.
2010 FEDERAL SENTENCING GUIDELINES MANUAL
CHAPTER FIVE – DETERMINING THE SENTENCE
PART H – SPECIFIC OFFENDER CHARACTERISTICS
§5H1.10. Race, Sex, National Origin, Creed, Religion, and Socio-Economic Status (Policy Statement)
These factors are not relevant in the determination of a sentence.
Historical Note: Effective November 1, 1987.
(EFFECTIVE November 1, 2010)
United States Sentencing Commission