No. 55965.

318 So.2d 19 (1975)

STATE of Louisiana v. Joseph MAJOR.

Supreme Court of Louisiana.

Rehearing Denied September 30, 1975.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Frank G. De Salvo, Orleans Indigent Defender Program, New Orleans, for defendant-appellant.

William J. Guste, Jr., Atty. Gen., Barbara Rutledge, Asst. Atty. Gen., Harry F. Connick, Dist. Atty., Louise Korns, Asst. Dist. Atty., for plaintiff-appellee.

DIXON, Justice.

On July 11, 1973 Benny Lucido was robbed of $80.00 in cash and an automobile worth $1817.00. Defendant had been attempting to buy the car from Lucido, a used car salesman. During a discussion of the price, defendant stated that he had only $1500.00. After defendant and Lucido discussed methods of obtaining the remainder of the purchase price, defendant pulled a gun and forced Lucido to give him $80.00. Defendant...


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