Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Third Circuit -- USA v. Nathaniel Benjamin

Constructive possession (inside house) of guns and drugs upheld.

Felon-in-possession is a continuing activity -- it therefore merges with the possession-in-house charge.

References to parolee status not unduly prejudicial.

USA v. Nathaniel Benjamin
Compiled by D.E. Frydrychowski, who is, not incidentally, not giving you legal advice.

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