Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Ninth Circuit -- USA V. RAYMOND RUIZ, JR.

No error in denial of unanimity instruction on felon-in-possession charge - jurors free to vote based on any testimony referencing any part of the alleged ten-minute span.

No harmful error in proscutor's  PPT slide saying that an acquittal would require jurors to find that police lied on the stand.

No error in prosc closing.

Compiled by D.E. Frydrychowski, who is, not incidentally, not giving you legal advice.

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