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Criminal Procedure Keyed to Miller
Alfonse Bartkus v. Illinois
Citation:359 U.S. 121 (1959)
Bartkus (defendant) was tried in federal court for the robbery of a federally insured savings and loan association. The jury acquitted him. A few weeks later, an Illinois grand jury indicted Bartkus for robbery. The Illinois indictment contained facts substantially identical to the federal indictment.
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