448 F2d 790 United States v. Correa-Negron
448 F.2d 790
UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee,
Ray CORREA-NEGRON, Defendant-Appellant.
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
October 11, 1971.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of California; Gordon Thompson, Jr., Judge.
Alan Saltzman, of Saltzman & Goldin, Hollywood, Cal., for defendant-appellant.
Harry D. Steward, U. S. Atty., Stephen G. Nelson, Acting Chief, Crim. Div., Shelby R. Gott, Asst. U. S. Atty., San Diego, Cal., for plaintiff-appellee.
Before CHAMBERS and ELY, Circuit Judges, and BATTIN,* District Judge.
The judgment of conviction is reversed. We find on this record that this defendant was not adequately advised of the consequences of a waiver of the right to confrontation of witnesses.
The Honorable James F. Battin, United States District Judge, District of Montana, sitting by designation