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US v. Moncier, No. 07-6053

Defendant's conviction for contempt of court is vacated, where the District Judge before whom Defendant engaged in the allegedly contemptuous conduct was not permitted to preside over the trial of the charges.

Read US v. Moncier, No. 07-6053

Appellate Information

Argued: March 12, 2009

Decided and Filed: July 8, 2009


Opinion by Judge Kethledge


For Appellant:

Ralph E. Harwell, Law Offices of Ralph E. Harwell, Knoxville, TN

For Appellee:

Robert M. Reeves, Assistant United States Attorney, Greeneville, TN