No. 77-2638.

587 F.2d 187 (1979)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. J. Marshall BROWN, Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

January 2, 1979.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

William L. Harper, U. S. Atty., Robert H. McKnight, Jr., Asst. U. S. Atty., Atlanta, Ga., for plaintiff-appellant.

Mark J. Kadish, Atlanta, Ga., for defendant-appellee.

Before COLEMAN, GEE and HILL, Circuit Judges.

JAMES C. HILL, Circuit Judge:

In this appeal1 we are called upon to review one order2 of the district judge. However, the circumstances ultimately producing that order are important to our consideration. In this criminal case the prosecution presented the testimony of a witness who had been permitted to plead guilty to the same offense as charged against the defendant...

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