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US v. No Runner, No. 08-30449

In defendant's appeal from a pretrial order finding her competent to stand trial, the appeal is dismissed where a pretrial competency determination was a non-final order and the collateral order doctrine did not apply.

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Appellate Information

Argued and Submitted November 3, 2009

Filed December 30, 2009


Opinion by Judge Fisher


For Appellant:

R. Henry Branom, Jr., Assistant Federal Public Defender, Great Falls, MT

For Appellee:

Eric Vincent Carroll, Assistant U.S. Attorney, Great Falls, MT