No. 00-3963.

265 F.3d 518 (2001)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Anthony T. CENTRACCHIO, Thomas R. Tucker, Robert S. Urbinati, and Robert D. Natale, Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided September 4, 2001.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Scott D. Levine (argued), Stephen Andersson, Office of the U.S. Atty., Crim. Div., Chicago, IL, for United States of America.

James R. Streicker, Cotsirilos, Stephenson, Tighe & Streicker, Raymond J. Smith (argued), Chicago, IL, for Anthony T. Centracchio.

Joseph A. Lamendella, Lamendella & Daniel, Joseph R. Lopez, Marvin Bloom, Chicago, IL, for Thomas Tucker, Robert S. Urbinati and Robert D. Natale.

Before FLAUM, Chief Judge, and MANION and KANNE, Circuit Judges.

MANION, Circuit Judge.

Four defendants were indicted for a RICO conspiracy and obstruction of law enforcement based on their alleged illegal video poker gambling business. In pre-trial motions, the district court excluded two pieces of evidence: a guilty plea allocution and the statements of a deceased co-conspirator. The United States appeals those rulings on an interlocutory basis. With respect to the district court's ruling...

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