United States Seventh Circuit

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US v. HOOVER, 00-2223

Where district court ordered defendant "not to do anything with" U.S. Savings bonds in defendant's possession and defendant subsequently gave up physical possession of said bonds by transferring them to a relative, criminal contempt charges against defendant were proper.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 01/19/2001
  • Decided 02/14/2001
  • Published 02/14/2001


  • FLAUM, Chief Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and POSNER and RIPPLE, Circuit Judges.


  • United States Seventh Circuit


  • For Appellees:
  • Bernard Van Wormer (Argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Dyer, IN, for Plaintiff-Appellee., John A. Link (Argued), Sweeney, Dabagia, Donoghue, Thorne, Janes & Pagos, Michigan City, IN, for Defendant-Appellant.