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United States v. Resendiz-Ponce
Citation:549 U.S. 102 (2007)
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Defendant was deported twice, once in 1988 and again in 2002. He attempted to illegally reenter the US in 2003, and gave the photo identification of his cousin to the border agent. Defendant told officers that he was a legal resident and traveling to Calexico, California. Because he did not resemble the photo identification, he was questioned and charged with attempted illegal reentry.
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