Criminal Law Keyed to Kadish
United States v. Peterson
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Victim drove to alley behind defendant’s house to obtain windshield wipers off of defendant’s junked car. Defendant observed the victim doing this and come out of his house to protest. Words were exchanged, after which the victim got back in his car and defendant went back into his house. Defendant then reemerged from his house carrying a pistol and threatened to shoot victim if he moved. When victim emerged from his car carrying a wrench, defendant shot him in the face.
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