Defendant's alien smuggling conviction is vacated where police unreasonably delayed defendant's arraignment before a magistrate judge to conduct a second interrogation in violation of 18 U.S.C. section 3501(c).
Argued December 10, 2008
Submitted May 5, 2009
Opinion by Judge Pregerson
Steven F. Hubacheck, Federal Defenders of San Diego, San Diego, CA
Mark R. Rehe and Bruce R. Castetter, Assistant U.S. Attorneys, San Diego, CA