Appeal from the United States District Court
for the Eastern District of Tennessee at Greeneville.
Nos. 2:09-cr-00117-2; 2:13-cv-00007—J. Ronnie Greer, District Judge.
Argued: October 12, 2017
Decided and Filed: January 8, 2018
Before: SUHRHEINRICH, GRIFFIN, and KETHLEDGE, Circuit Judges.
KETHLEDGE, Circuit Judge. Eugene Downs argues that the date on which he was
“sentenced” for his drug crime was not the date of his sentencing hearing—at which the court
orally pronounced his sentence—but the date on which the court entered the criminal judgment
that reflected his sentence. We reject that argument and affirm.