Nos. 08-30284, 08-30551.

591 F.3d 812 (2009)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. SEALED APPELLANT 1; Sealed Appellant 2, Defendants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

December 28, 2009.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Michael Edward McMahon, Stephen Andrew Higginson, Asst. U.S. Attys., New Orleans, LA, for U.S.

Sandra C. Jenkins, Scheuermann & Jones, L.L.C., New Orleans, LA, for Sealed Appellant 1.

Joseph Philip Raspanti, Metairie, LA, for Sealed Appellant 2.

Before GARWOOD, DAVIS, and DENNIS, Circuit Judges.

DENNIS, Circuit Judge:

This case concerns the transfer of two juveniles to adult status for criminal prosecution in federal court for multiple charges relating to several alleged carjackings in the New Orleans area. One of the juveniles, D.W. ("D.W.") was charged with crimes arising from one alleged carjacking committed when he was 14 years old and one alleged carjacking committed when he was 15 years old, and the district court ordered he be transferred to adult...

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