No. 22-5516.

87 F.4th 336 (2023)

UNITED STATES of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Yun ZHENG aka Wendy Zheng; Yan Qiu Wu aka Jason Wu, Defendants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit.

Decided and Filed: November 28, 2023.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

ARGUED: Riddhi Dasgupta , TAFT STETTINIUS & HOLLISTER LLP, Washington, D.C., for Appellants. Javier A. Sinha , UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Washington, D.C., for Appellee. ON BRIEF: Robert K. McBride , TAFT STETTINIUS & HOLLISTER LLP, Covington, Kentucky, Sarah C. Larcade , McKINNEY & NAMEI CO., LPA, Cincinnati, Ohio, for Appellants. Javier A. Sinha , UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, Washington, D.C., Kyle M. Winslow , UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky, Charles P. Wisdom, Jr. , UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, Lexington, Kentucky, for Appellee.

MATHIS, J., delivered the opinion of the court in which CLAY, J., joined. KETHLEDGE, J. (pg. 347), delivered a separate opinion concurring in part and in the judgment.


A jury convicted Yun Zheng and Yan Qiu Wu on four counts of harboring illegal noncitizens for commercial gain, in violation of 8 U.S.C. § 1324(a)(1)(A)(iii) and (a)(1)(A)(v)(II).1 Zheng and Wu now appeal, challenging the district court's jury instructions. Specifically, they...

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