US v. ANIFOWOSHE, 01-1761
In appeal from bank and mail fraud convictions, district court did not err in 1) admitting evidence of a prior state theft conviction, and 2) allowing a non-expert to testify as to similarity of handwriting, where defendant opened the door to such testimony.
- Decided 10/09/2002
- Published 10/09/2002
- FLAUM, Chief Judge., Before: FLAUM, Chief Judge, and BAUER and MANION, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Akeem Anifowoshe, Federal Correctional Institution, Allenwood (Low), White Deer, PA, pro se.
- For Appellees:
- Debra Riggs Bonamici (argued), Office of U.S. Atty., Criminal Div., Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Dean A. Strang, Brian P. Mullins (argued), Federal Defender Services of Eastern Wisconsin, Inc., Milwaukee, WI, for Defendant-Appellant.