No. 20-40249.

989 F.3d 402 (2021)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Javier J. TREVINO, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

Filed March 2, 2021.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Catherine Pick , Carmen Castillo Mitchell , Assistant U.S. Attorneys, U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of Texas, Houston, TX, for Plaintiff-Appellee.

Eduardo Dean Jaime , Laredo, TX, for Defendant-Appellant.

Before Wiener, Dennis, and Duncan, Circuit Judges.

To convict a defendant of a felon-in-possession charge under 18 U.S.C. § 922(g), the Government must prove that the defendant both (1) knew he possessed a firearm and (2) knew he had the relevant (i.e., felon) status when he possessed it. Rehaif v. United States, ___ U.S. ___, 139 S.Ct. 2191...

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