Castillo v. Texas, 79 S.W. 3d 817 (Tex. 2002) was a controversial Texan court decision in which Jesus Castillo, an employee of a comic book store in Dallas, Texas, was charged with two counts of "display of obscenity", and convicted for one, after selling adult comics to an adult.
Does the provision of USC Section 924(c)(1), which imposes a stiffer penalty for using a "machinegun" in a crime of violence, state factors enhancing a sentence rather than elements of a separate offense? ... Castillo v. United States ... Citation. 530 US 120 (2000) ...
OCTOBER TERM, 1999. Syllabus. CASTILLO ET AL. v. UNITED STATES. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT. No. 99-658. Argued April 24, 2000-Decided June 5, 2000. Petitioners were indicted for, among other things, conspiring to murder federal officers. At the time of ...
Oct 21, 2014 ... No. 99-658. In the Supreme Court of the United States JAIME CASTILLO, ET AL., PETITIONERS v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ON PETITION FOR A WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT BRIEF FOR THE UNITED STATES IN OPPOSITION
Case opinion for US 11th Circuit CASTILLO v. UNITED STATES. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.
See Jones v. United States, 526 U.S. 227 (1999); Almendarez-Torres v. United States, 523 U.S. 224 (1998). The statute in question, 18 U.S.C. § 924(c) (1988 ed. , Supp. V), prohibits the use or carrying of a “firearm” in relation to a crime of violence, and increases the penalty dramatically when the weapon used or carried is, ...
Castillo v. United States. On April 24, 2000, Stephen P. Halbrook. argued in the Supreme Court of the United States on behalf of Jaime Castillo, Brad Branch, Renos ... the judge by a preponderance of evidence. The Court ruled in favor of the petitioners. Castillo v. United States, U.S., 120 S. Ct. 2090, 147 L. Ed. 2d 94 ( 2000).
UNITED STATES, Appellee v. Nancy L. CASTILLO, Machinist's Mate Fireman. U.S. Navy, Appellant. No. 14-0724. Crim. App. No. 201300280. United States Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces. Argued February 11, 2015. Decided May 18, 2015. BAKER, C.J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which. ERDMANN ...
Oct 3, 2016 ... Justice Thomas, and Justice Alito dissent for the reasons stated in Nunez v. United States, 554 U. S. 911, 912 (2008) (Scalia, J., dissenting). 15-7902. BROOKS, CARLTON V. LOUISIANA. The motion of petitioner for leave to proceed in forma pauperis and the petition for a writ of certiorari are granted.