Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Stephen R. White, Providence, R. I., by appointment of the Court, on brief for appellant.
Paul F. Murray, U. S. Atty., and James E. O'Neil, Asst. U. S. Atty., Providence, R. I., on brief for appellee.
Before COFFIN, Chief Judge, CAMPBELL and BREYER, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, First Circuit.
COFFIN, Chief Judge.
Appellant was convicted of interstate transportation of stolen motor vehicles by a jury in the federal district court for the District of Rhode Island. On appeal, he challenges two rulings of the trial judge: (1) that an FBI Agent who interrogated him in prison could testify about appellant's confession to the crimes, and (2) that the government could, if appellant testified in his own defense, present impeachment evidence that he had prior convictions...
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