TITLE

KESHIA CHERIE ASHFORD DIXON, PETITIONER v. UNITED STATES: ON WRIT OF 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, case number 05-7053, argued on April 25, 2006 and decided on June 22, 2006. The accused, Keshia Cherie Ashford Dixon, was tried for knowingly buying arms while still under indictment and for providing an incorrect address. The accuser's defense was that she acted under pressure of her boyfriend. The District Court of the U.S. ordered the accused to be convicted on the grounds of lack of proper evidence.
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26188250

 

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