438 F2d 1234 United States v. Flores-Hernandez
438 F.2d 1234
UNITED STATES of America, Appellee,
Francisco FLORES-HERNANDEZ, Appellant.
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
March 22, 1971.
Paul W. Colarich, Jr., of Laber, Morrow & Lovallo, Tucson, Ariz., for appellant.
Richard K. Burke, U.S. Atty., James M. Wilkes, Asst. U.S. Atty., Tucson, Ariz., for appellee.
Before CHAMBERS, KOELSCH and BROWNING, Circuit Judges.
The judgment of conviction for transporting aliens, knowing them to be within the United States illegally, is affirmed.
The question is: Did Hernandez 'know.' From the witness stand he denied it. The jury disbelieved him. There was an abundance of circumstantial evidence.