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United States v. Machor
Citation:879 F.2d 945 (1st Cir. 1989)
The four defendants were arrested after trying to sell a kilogram of cocaine to an undercover agent and a confidential informant. The defendants were convicted for aiding and abetting each other in the possession with intent to distribute cocaine. The informant testified at the trial. The defendants objected, arguing that another one of the prosecution’s witnesses, a police detective, should have been excluded while the informant testified, or in the alternative, the agent should have been made to testify before the informant.
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