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No Acquittal Based on Verdict Form (access required)

A defendant charged with crimes including aiding and abetting in use of a firearm to commit a murder in aid of racketeering is not entitled to a judgment of acquittal on a conviction under 18 U.S.C. § 924(j) because the verdict form showed the jury found him “guilty,” marking an “x” by “cause to be ...