No. 78-1424.

587 F.2d 943 (1978)

UNITED STATES of America, Appellee, v. Doyle L. SHEPHERD, Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.

Decided December 6, 1978.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

David E. Smith, Bryant, Ark., on brief, for appellant.

W. H. Dillahunty, U. S. Atty. and Richard M. Pence, Jr., Asst. U. S. Atty., Little Rock, Ark., on brief, for appellee.

Before GIBSON, Chief Judge, and BRIGHT and STEPHENSON, Circuit Judges.


Doyle L. Shepherd appeals from his conviction after a jury trial on eight counts of mail fraud in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 1341 (1976).1 He challenges the sufficiency of the Government's evidence establishing use of the mails within the scope of section 1341 and the adequacy of the jury instructions concerning use of the mails. We reject these contentions and affirm.

Shepherd obtained home remodeling contracts...

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