US v. Hasan, 06-5234
A conviction for perjury stemming from statements made to a grand jury is reversed and remanded where the district court inconsistently applied the Court Interpreters Act when it did not afford the defendant an interpreter during the grand jury proceedings but later granted one at trial.
- Decided 05/20/2008
- Published 05/20/2008
GORSUCH, Circuit Judge., Before HENRY, Chief Judge, HOLLOWAY, and GORSUCH, Circuit Judges.
United States Tenth Circuit
Barry L. Derryberry, Research & Writing Specialist, Office of the Federal Public Defender (John V. Butcher, Federal Public Defender, and Shannon M. McMurray, Assistant Federal Public Defender, with him on the briefs), Tulsa, OK, for Defendant-Appellant., Stephen L. Sewell, Assistant United States Attorney (David E. O'Meilia, United States Attorney, and Thomas Scott Woodward, Assistant United States Attorney, on the brief), Tulsa, OK, for the Plaintiff-Appellee.