5K1 Motion Definition
A motion filed by the United States Attorney’s office with a federal court requesting a sentence below the applicable sentencing guidelines because a defendant provided substantial assistance in the prosecution of other individuals. A 5K1 motion will typically result in a shorter sentence if granted.
- Sentencing Guidelines
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