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Criminal Procedure Keyed to Lee
United States v. Scott
Citation:437 U.S. 82 (1978)
Scott (Respondent), a member of the police force in Michigan, was charged in a three-count indictment with distribution of various narcotics in Michigan federal district court. The court granted Scott’s motion to dismiss two counts of the indictment. Scott filed this motion on the basis of pre-indictment delay, which Scott argued had prejudiced his defense.
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