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US v. Palos-Marquez, No. 08-50498

Defendant's conviction for transportation of illegal aliens is affirmed where an in-person tip by an unidentified informant provided reasonable suspicion to support border patrol agents' investigatory stop of defendant's vehicle.

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Appellate Information

Argued and Submitted November 4, 2009

Filed January 19, 2010


Opinion by Judge Ikuta


For Appellant:

Erick L. Guzman, Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc., San Diego, CA

For Appellee:

David L. Katz, Office of the United States Attorney, San Diego, CA