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United States v. Wells

Docket No.: 95-1228
Argued: November 4, 1996
Decided: February 19, 1997

Topics:

18 U.S.C. 1014, Criminal Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Employee Retirement Income Security Act, Federal Aviation Administration, Fifth Amendment, Medicare, National Firearms, Perjury, Supplemental Security Income, immigration, trademark, willful violation

Petitioner: United States
Respondent: Wells

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE EIGHTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 63 F.3d 745
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


519 U.S. 482 (1997)
Question:

Is the materiality of falsehood an element of the crime of knowingly making a false statement to a federally insured bank?

United States v. Wells
ORAL ARGUMENT

November 04, 1996

Holding: vacated and remanded
Decision: Decision: 8 votes for United States, 1 vote(s) against

United States v. Wells
Case Documents

1Opinion in United States v. Wells
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