TITLE

DIXON v. UNITED STATES: CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Supreme Court Cases: The Twenty-first Century (2000 - Present);2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Law
DOC. TYPE
Legal Material
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the U.S. Supreme Court case, Dixon v. United States, argued on April 25, 2006 and decided on June 22, 2006. An overview is presented of the case concerning the acquisition of firearms and making false statements. According to the Supreme Court, the crimes of conviction require that petitioners have acted knowingly, which requires proof of knowledge of the facts that constitute the offense.
ACCESSION #
26188249

 

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