US v. Reed, No. 06-50040 - U.S. Ninth Circuit
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US v. Reed, No. 06-50040

Defendants' drug convictions and sentences are affirmed where: 1) the government's application to wiretap defendants' calls satisfied the necessity requirement; 2) the district court did not err in finding that the government had not intercepted telephone calls on a line for which there was no court order; 3) the government was not required to seal call data content and it timely sealed the wiretap recordings; and 4) the government did not violate the statutory wiretap monitoring requirements of 18 U.S.C. section 2518(5).

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Appellate Information

Argued and Submitted October 24, 2008

Filed August 4, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Smith

Counsel

For Appellant:

Robinson D. Harley, Jr., Santa Ana, California

For Appellee:

Shannon P. Ryan, Assistant United States Attorney for the Central District of California, Los Angeles, CA