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United States v. Lipscomb
Michael Lipscomb, Defendant, was convicted by a jury for possession of heroin with intent to distribute. Defendant was convicted in a second trial as the first ended in a hung jury. During the first trial Defendant was impeached on cross-examination for a previous robbery conviction. Defendant attempted to prevent the cross-examination on re-trial but the trial judge ruled that it would be allowed. Thus, Defendant did not testify in his second trial. The judge also allowed the prosecution to admit prior convictions of three of the defense witnesses.
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