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‘Outlaw’ Cycle Club Evidence Was Harmless (access required)

At defendant’s trial for first-degree murder, the trial court did not err by admitting back­ground testimony from a detective concerning motorcycle clubs and their culture, and the Court of Appeals affirms defendant’s first-de­gree murder conviction. Two men testified about their ...

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Recordings Showed Analogue Substance ‘Knowledge’ (access required)

On remand from the U.S. Supreme Court, which said the jury instructions at defendant’s trial for distribution of controlled substance analogues improperly omitted state-of-mind elements, the 4th Circuit says omission of the jury instruction was harmless error for six counts ...

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