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United States v. Marion
Citation:404 U.S. 307 (1971)
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Marion (Respondent) helped operate a business that was engaged in the business of selling and installing home improvements such as intercom sets, fire control devices, and burglary detection systems. The company allegedly engaged in a criminal fraud scheme. However, three years passed between the end of the scheme and the return of the indictment against him. The district court dismissed the indictment against Marion (Respondent) for lack of speedy prosecution. The United States (Petitioner) appealed.
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