421 F2d 1360 United States v. Soto

421 F.2d 1360

UNITED STATES of America, Appellee,
Joe Soto SOTO, Appellant.

No. 23963.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

February 6, 1970.

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Central District of California; Albert L. Stephens, Jr., Judge.

Russell E. Parsons (argued), Los Angeles, Cal., for appellant.

Eric A. Nobles (argued), Asst. U. S. Atty., Wm. Matthew Byrne, Jr., U. S. Atty., Los Angeles, Cal., for appellee.

Before CHAMBERS, CARTER and WRIGHT, Circuit Judges.


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Irrespective of Leary v. United States, 395 U.S. 6, 89 S.Ct. 1532, 23 L.Ed.2d 57 (1969) the Court finds the evidence just too thin to sustain a conviction.

The judgment is reversed