Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Raymond C. Conrad, Kansas City, Mo., for appellant.
K. Preston Dean, Kansas City, Mo., for appellee.
Before FAGG and BEAM, Circuit Judges, and DUMBAULD, Senior District Judge.
United States Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit.
FAGG, Circuit Judge.
A jury found James Lester Valiant guilty of the following offenses: (1) possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute, 21 U.S.C. § 841(a)(1) (1982); 21 U.S.C. § 841(b)(1)(C) (Supp. IV 1986); (2) use of a firearm in carrying out a drug-trafficking crime, 18 U.S.C. § 924(c) (Supp. V 1987); and (3) possession of a firearm by a felon, 18 U.S.C. §§ 922(g)(1), 924(e) (Supp. V 1987). Valiant appeals and we affirm.
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