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US v. Williams, No. 08-5151

Defendant's firearm possession conviction is vacated where the district court erred by admitting evidence that defendant had been in an apartment from which weapons and drugs were later recovered.

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Appellate Information

Argued: September 25, 2009

Decided: October 27, 2009


Opinion by Judge McLaughlin


For Appellant:

Donald Yanella, New York, NY

For Appellee:

Justin D. Lerer, Jo Ann M. Navickas, Assistant United States Attorneys, Brooklyn, NY