449 F2d 788 United States v. J Henderson

449 F.2d 788

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff and Appellee,
Dorothy J. HENDERSON, Clyde Williams, Jr., Appellants.

No. 26028.

No. 26029.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

August 10, 1971.

Rehearing Denied September 13, 1971.

Appeal from the United States District Court for the Central District of California; Francis C. Whelan, Judge.

Michael W. Roberts (argued), of Boyko & Simmons, Los Angeles, Cal., for appellants.

Eric Nobles, Asst. U. S. Atty., & Chief, Criminal Division (argued), Robert L. Meyer, U. S. Atty., Los Angeles, Cal., for appellee.

Before CHAMBERS and MERRILL, Circuit Judges, and THOMPSON,* District Judge.


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The judgments of conviction in this narcotics conspiracy case are affirmed.


Appellants' first point is concluded by Turner v. United States, 396 U.S. 398, 90 S.Ct. 642, 24 L.Ed.2d 610.


Objection is made to the search of an automobile when one Simpson was arrested. But the only important search was that of Simpson's pocketbook, and there was probable cause to arrest her and to search her pocketbook.


We have examined some twelve other points made and find them not substantial.



Bruce R. Thompson, judge of the United States District Court for the District of Nevada, sitting by designation