Criminal Procedure keyed to Kamisar
Schaffer v. United States
In a multiple count bill, the respondents were charged with transporting stolen goods from New York to Pennsylvania. On two other counts, other individuals were charged with also transporting to different locales. All individuals were also charged with conspiracy to transport the goods and the cases were joined for trial. Subsequently the conspiracy charges were dropped; however, the cases remained joined. Respondents moved that their trial be severed and the issue at hand arose.
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