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United States v. Carter
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Defendant and another were picked up by a local taxi cab. The other individual told the driver to stop, when he did not immediately do so, the driver was shot and killed. Defendant and another were charged with robbery, premeditated murder, and felony murder. The jury convicted on robbery and felony murder grounds, but Defendant was acquitted of premeditated murder.
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