No. 14748.

302 F.2d 441 (1962)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Allen MOORE, James T. McNeely, and James Harold Riggins, Defendants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit.

May 15, 1962.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

C. P. J. Mooney, Memphis, Tenn., R. G. Draper, Memphis, Tenn., John M. Drane, Newbern, Tenn., on brief, for defendants-appellants.

Edward N. Vaden, Asst. U. S. Atty., Memphis, Tenn., Thomas L. Robinson, U. S. Atty., Memphis, Tenn., on brief, Herbert J. Miller, Jr., Asst. Atty. Gen., Criminal Division Department of Justice, Washington, D. C., for plaintiff-appellee.

Before MILLER, Chief Judge, WEICK, Circuit Judge, and STARR, Senior District Judge.


Upon jury trial in district court defendants Moore, McNeely, and Riggins were each convicted and sentenced for the offense of knowingly receiving and having in his possession goods consisting of meat products, which he then knew had been embezzled, stolen or unlawfully taken from an interstate shipment. 18 U.S.C. § 659.

The defendants appealed, contending that the district court erred in denying their motions for judgment of acquittal made...

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