No. 82-8546.

709 F.2d 1468 (1983)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. ONE REMINGTON 12 GAUGE SHOTGUN, SERIAL NO. 322336V, WITH A BARREL LENGTH OF 13 INCHES AND AN OVERALL LENGTH OF 24¾ INCHES, Defendant-Appellee, Marvin Clark Bell, Claimant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

July 22, 1983.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Barbara V. Tinsley, Stephen S. Cowen, Asst. U.S. Attys., Atlanta, Ga., Larry L. Nickell, ATF, Washington, D.C., for plaintiff-appellant.

David W. Porter, David A. Rabin, Atlanta, Ga., for defendant-appellee.

Before TJOFLAT, FAY and ANDERSON, Circuit Judges.


This forfeiture action was brought by the United States pursuant to 26 U.S.C. § 5782. Claimant Bell moved for summary judgment as did the government. On January 19, 1982, the trial court entered an Order outlining the issues involved and its reasons for granting the summary judgment requested by Bell and denying that requested by the government. Judgment was duly entered on January 19, 1982.

On March 5, 1982, the government filed what it called...

Let's get started


Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases