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Delayed Trial as Adult for Juvenile Offense (access required)

A defendant who was 17 years old when he and another young man robbed a brothel, raping one victim and killing another, was properly tried as an adult when he was charged six years later after DNA testing identified him as a suspect; the 4th Circuit affirms defendant’ conviction under the Hobbs Act, 18 U.S.C. ...