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United States v. Amaechi
Citation:991 F.2d 374 (7th Cir. 1993)
At the defendant’s trial, the prosecution called a witness named Doreen Bennett. Bennett had allegedly delivered a suitcase to the defendant that contained half of a kilogram of heroin. The district court excluded evidence that Bennet had a conviction for shoplifting. Bennett had pleaded guilty to stealing less than $150, a misdemeanor, and was sentenced to three months of supervision
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