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Rogers v. United States

Docket No.: 96-1279
Argued: November 5, 1997
Decided: January 14, 1998

Topics:

Writ Improvidently Granted, Judicial Power, Writ Improvidently Granted, Due Process, Fifth Amendment, National Firearms, Sixth Amendment, harmless error

Petitioner: Rogers
Respondent: United States

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE ELEVENTH CIRCUIT
Supreme Court Docket


522 U.S. 252 (1998)
Question:

Does a lower court's refusal to grant a jury instruction, the substance of which is confessed to and acknowledged by the defendant, grounds for a grant of certiorari to the Supreme Court?

Rogers v. United States
ORAL ARGUMENT

November 05, 1997

Decision: Decision: 6 votes for United States, 3 vote(s) against
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