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Brogan v. United States

Docket No.: 96-1579
Argued: December 2, 1997
Decided: January 26, 1998

Topics:

18 U.S.C. 1001, Criminal Procedure, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Fifth Amendment, Miranda, Perjury, Sentencing Guidelines, adverse employment action, self-incrimination

Petitioner: Brogan
Respondent: United States

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


522 U.S. 398 (1998)
Question:

Is the so-called "exculpatory no" doctrine, excluding from criminal sanction false statements that merely deny one's wrongdoing, consistent with the Fifth Amendment's protections against self-incrimination?

Brogan v. United States
ORAL ARGUMENT

December 02, 1997

Decision: Decision: 7 votes for United States, 2 vote(s) against

Brogan v. United States
Case Documents

1Opinion in Brogan v. United States
2Opinion in Brogan v. United States
Additional documents for this case are pending review.