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Firearm conviction vacated because of ‘Brady’ violation  (access required)

Where the government failed to turn over potentially exculpatory evidence of a recorded interview that was material to the defendant’s conviction for possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, that conviction was vacated. Where the interview did not cast doubt on other drug-related convictions, those were not vacated. Background This matter comes before ...