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United States v. Rodriguez-Moreno
Citation:526 U.S. 275 (1999)
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Defendant was hired by a drug distributor to find a cocaine dealer and hold captive the middleman in the transaction during the search. The transaction initially took place in Houston, Texas. At a house in Maryland, respondent held a gun to the middleman’s neck and told his co-kidnapper that he thought he should shoot. He did not shoot and the middleman escaped. The neighbors called the Maryland police, who arrested respondent. Respondent was then tried in the District Court for the District of New Jersey.
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