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US v. Martinez-Rios, No. 08-40809

Defendant's conviction for illegally reentering the U.S. is affirmed where, although the district court erred in admitting a Certificate of Nonexistence of Record (CNR) without hearing the testimony of the records analyst who created it, there was sufficient evidence apart from the CNR to convict defendant.

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Filed January 28, 2010


Per Curiam