United States Seventh Circuit

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US v. GANT, 04-1970

Defendant's conviction for being a felon in possession of a firearm is affirmed over his claim that the district court abused its discretion in excluding evidence of drug activity in the neighborhood and his efforts to combat it.

Appellate Information

  • Argued 12/08/2004
  • Decided 02/01/2005
  • Published 02/01/2005


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


  • United States Seventh Circuit


  • For Appellees:
  • Timothy A. Bass (argued), Office of the United States Attorney, Urbana, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellee., Carol A. Dison (argued), Beckett & Webber, Urbana, IL, for Defendant-Appellant.