Criminal Procedure keyed to Israel
United States V. Lovasco
Between July and August of 1973, it was found that respondent possessed eight firearms, stolen from the United States mail and that he had been dealing in firearms without a license. Respondent was not indicted until March of 1975, and he moved to dismiss due to delay. Both the District Court and the Court of Appeals found that the Respondent offered sufficient evidence that he had been prejudiced by the delay and both refused to consider the government’s contention that it was waiting on additional evidence before bringing indictment.
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