448 F2d 790 United States v. Correa-Negron

448 F.2d 790

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee,
Ray CORREA-NEGRON, Defendant-Appellant.

No. 71-2109.

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.


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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