No. 81-2879.

683 F.2d 248 (1982)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Eldridge LOVELACE, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided July 23, 1982.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

William D. O'Neal, Harvey, Ill., for defendant-appellant.

Maureen DeMaio, Asst. U. S. Atty., Chicago, Ill., for plaintiff-appellee.

Before PELL and COFFEY, Circuit Judges, and EAST, Senior District Judge.

PELL, Circuit Judge.

At issue in this appeal is whether the district judge abused his discretion in denying defendant Lovelace's motion to withdraw his guilty plea. The appellant argues that no factual basis existed for the guilty plea and that he did not comprehend the consequences of his plea at the time it was entered.


Lovelace was indicted on five counts of fraud. Counts I, II, and III referred to allegedly false statements made by the defendant...

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