US v. MARTINEZ-GARCIA, 00-2396
For purposes of determining whether a felony conviction is an "aggravated felony" under 8 USC 1101(a)(43)(U), "attempt" consists of both the intent to commit a crime, and a substantial step toward its commission.
- Argued 01/09/2001
- Decided 09/28/2001
- Published 09/28/2001
- COFFEY, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, BAUER and COFFEY, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellees:
- Bart Huff (argued), Office of the U.S. Atty., Crim. Div., Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Terence MacCarthy, Office of the Fed. Defender Program, Chicago, IL, Paul Flynn (argued), Fed. Defender Services of Eastern Wisconsin, Inc., Milwaukee, WI, for Defendant-Appellant.