Home Menu ↓
Clicking on our sponsor links helps insure continued free access to this website.
Please support our efforts by visiting our sponsors:

 

Neder v. United States

Docket No.: 97-1985
Argued: February 23, 1999
Decided: June 10, 1999

Topics:

Criminal Procedure, Extra-Legal Jury Influences, Article I, Bill of Rights, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Fifth Amendment, First Amendment, Right to Counsel, Sixth Amendment, Trial by Jury, habeas, harmless error, harmless-error, jury selection, murder, racial discrimination, self-incrimination

Petitioner: Neder
Respondent: United States

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


527 U.S. 1 (1999)
Question:

Does the District Court's omission of the element of materiality from a jury instruction on tax fraud constitute harmless error? Is materiality an element of federal mail, wire, and bank fraud?

Neder v. United States
ORAL ARGUMENT

February 23, 1999

Decision: Decision: 6 votes for United States, 3 vote(s) against
Database Connection failed: SQLSTATE[HY000] [1045] Access denied for user 'restauz8_sophi'@'localhost' (using password: YES)