Jury Instructions (Judge Reade)
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JudgeCan be sorted ascendingCase TypeDate FiledCase Name
09/17/2003U.S. v. Misael Ortiz; Count 1-conspiracy to distribute 100 kilograms or more of marijuana; Count 3-possession with intent to distribute 50 kilograms or more but less than 100 kilograms of marijuana; GUILTY on Counts 1 and 3
07/22/2003U.S. v. Ann Ellefson; Count 1-knowingly and intentionally distributing and aiding and abetting the distribution of 2,887 pseudoephedrine pills, a list I chemical, knowing and having reasonable cause to believe that the pseudoephedrine would be used to manufacture methamphetamine; Count 2-knowingly and intentionally possessing with intent to distribute, and aiding and abetting the possession with intent to distribute approximately 260.5 grams of cocaine; Count 3-knowingly and intentionally possessing methamphetamine and marijuana; GUILTY on Counts 1, 2 and 3
04/25/2003U.S. v. Diana Urrutia Garcia Dela Cadena; Count 1-committed or aid and abetted the commission of the crime of possession of 20 kilograms of cocaine with intent to distribute it; GUILTY on Count 1
02/12/2003U.S. v. Eddie Denton; Count 1-from at least early 1996 and continuing through at least December 2001, defendant conspired to commit five separate offenses against U.S.: (1) distribution of 50 grams or more of crack cocaine; (2) distribution of 500 grams or more of cocaine; (3) distribution of mixture containing a detectable amount of marijuana; (4) distribution of crack cocaine within 1,000 ft. of a playground (Sullivan Park); and (5) distribution of crack cocaine within 1,000 ft of a playground (Highland Park); GUILTY on Count 1
02/06/2003U.S. v. Shawn Drinnon; Count 1-between about 1997 and March 2001, the defendant did conspire to (1) manufacture 50 grams or more of pure methamphetamine and 500 grams or more of a mixture containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine; and (2) to distribute 500 grams or more of a mixture containing methamphetamine; GUILTY on Count 1
02/03/2003U.S. v. Ture Dontize Morrow; Count 1-on or about 8/23/02, the defendant did knowingly and unlawfully possess a firearm after having been previously convicted of a crime punishable by a term of imprisonment exceeding one year; Count 2-on or about 8/23/02, the defendant did knowingly and unlawfully possess a firearm after having been previously convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence; GUILTY on Counts 1 and 2
01/29/2003U.S. v. Robert Harry Cleveland; Count 1-between about 1997 and about 2001, the defendant did knowingly and unlawfully combine, conspire, confederate and agree, with others known and unknown to the grand jury, to commit the following offenses: (1) manufacture and attempt to manufacture 50 grams or more of methamphetamine and 500 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine, a Schedule II controlled substance, and (2) to distribute 500 grams or more of a mixture or substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine; GUILTY on Count 1
01/16/2003U.S. v. David Mickelson and Paul Finn; Count 1-between about 1999 and 2001, Mickelson and Finn knowingly conspired to (1) manufacture 500 grams or more of a subtance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine; and (2) distribute pseudoephedrine, having reasonable cause to believe that the pseudoephedrine would be used to manufacture methamphetamine; Defendants GUILTY on Count 1
01/14/2003U.S. v. Jaoquin David Caballero; Count 1-beginning on or about March 2002 and continuing through at least April 2002, Caballero did knowingly conspire with others to distribute 500 grams or more of methamphetamine; Count 4-on or about 4/26/02, Caballero did knowingly distribute and aid and abet distribution of approximately 218.93 grams of a substance containing a detectable amount of methamphetamine; GUILTY on Counts 1 and 4
12/05/2002U.S. v. Anthony Brathwaite; Count 1-false testimony to an FBI Agent; Count 2-attempt to persuade witness to testify falsely before a federal grand jury; NOT GUILTY on Counts 1 and 2
12/03/2002U.S. v. Deon Harris; Counts 1, 2-possession with intent to distribute heroin (7.54 grams and 2.87 grams); Count 3-possession with intent to distribute cocaine base (crack cocaine) (4.7 grams w/i 1,000 feet of school); GUILTY on Counts 1, 2 and 3






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