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No Double Jeopardy for Malicious Wounding & Mob Assault (access required)

A defendant’s conviction of both malicious wounding and assault by a mob in the beating of a U.S. Air Force airman outside a Hampton McDonald’s did not violate the prohibition against double jeopardy, the Court of Appeals says. A group of men followed two airmen out of the restaurant and into the parking lot, after ...