United States Fifth Circuit

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US v. JACKSON, 01-51108

Convictions for conspiracy and aiding and abetting the interstate transportation of stolen jewelry are reversed where the district court abused its discretion by admitting evidence of a prior state conviction for theft of watches and evidence of defendant's state parole status.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 07/21/2003
  • Published 07/22/2003

Judges

  • CYNTHIA HOLCOMB HALL, Circuit Judge:, Before DAVIS, HALL and EMILIO M. GARZA, Circuit Judges.

Court

  • United States Fifth Circuit

Counsel

  • For Appellees:
  • Joseph H. Gay, Jr., Asst. U.S. Atty., Ellen A. Lockwood (argued), San Antonio, TX, for Plaintiff-Appellee., M. Carolyn Fuentes (argued), San Antonio, TX, for Defendant-Appellant.