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US v. Wright, No. 08-1063

District court's denial of defendant's motion to suppress a gun involving a Terry stop is affirmed as the totality of the circumstances supports the district court's conclusion that officers had reasonable suspicion to stop defendant.   

Read US v. Wright, No. 08-1063

Appellate Information

Appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts

Decided September 23, 2009


Before:  TorruellaLipez, and Howard, Circuit Judges

Opinion by Torruella, Circuit Judge


For Appellant:   Charles W. RankinMichelle Menken of Rankin & Sultan

For Appellee:  Randall E. Kromm, Assistant United States Attorney, Michael J. Sullivan, former United States Attorney