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United States v. Mafnas
Citation:701 F.2d 83 (9th Cir. 1983).
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The Defendant, Mafnas, was employed by the Guam Armored Car Service, which was hired by the Bank of Hawaii and Bank of America to deliver bags of money. Three different times, the Defendant opened the bags and removed money. Due to this, the Defendant was convicted of three counts of stealing money from the banks. The statute the Defendant was convicted under was 18 U.S.C. § 2113(b) which applies to “whoever takes and carries away, with intent to steal or purloin, any property or, money belonging to any bank.”
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