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Smith v. United States, 508 U.S. 223 (1993), is a United States Supreme Court case that held that the exchange of a gun for drugs constituted "use" of the firearm for purposes of a federal statute imposing penalties for "use" of a firearm " during and in relation to" a drug trafficking crime. In Watson v. United States, 128 S.Ct.

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Case opinion for US Supreme Court SMITH v. UNITED STATES. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.

www.scotusblog.com/case-files/cases/smith-v-united-states-2

May 14 2012, Brief of respondent United States in opposition filed. May 29 2012, Reply of petitioner Calvin Smith and John Raynor filed. (Distributed). May 30 2012, DISTRIBUTED for Conference of June 14, 2012. Jun 18 2012, Motion to proceed in forma pauperis GRANTED. The petition for a writ of certiorari GRANTED ...

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U.S. Supreme Court. Smith v. United States, 360 U.S. 1 (1959). Smith v. United States. No. 90. Argued January 21, 1959. Decided June 8, 1959. 360 U.S. 1. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS. FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT. Syllabus. Since a violation of the Federal Kidnapping Act, 18 U.S.C. § 1201, ...

www.oyez.org/cases/1992/91-8674

Mar 23, 1993 ... John Angus Smith offered to trade an automatic weapon, a MAC-10, to an undercover officer for cocaine. Subsequently, he was charged with numerous firearm and drug trafficking offenses. Federal law imposes mandatory sentence enhancement penalties, specifically 30 years for a "machinegun", if a ...

www.oyez.org/cases/2012/11-8976

Nov 6, 2012 ... Calvin Smith and John Raynor, along with four others, were tried together and convicted on multiple charges including drug conspiracy and RICO act violations. The defendants filed motions for a new trial on various grounds, including that the leaders of the conspiracy, Rodney Moore and Kevin Gray, split ...

www.casebriefsummary.com/smith-v-united-states

Sep 3, 2013 ... The Facts. The defendant, Smith, who petitioned with the US Supreme Court, was convicted of conspiracy in an illegal drug business. He was a member of the conspiracies which continued within the applicable statute-of-limitations period. Procedural History. The US Supreme Court affirmed the judgment ...

www.law.cornell.edu/supct/cert/11-8976

Nov 6, 2012 ... Petitioner Calvin Smith was involved in a criminal drug distribution organization and imprisoned for a related murder in 1994. In 2000, a grand jury brought indictments against him. Smith defended his two conspiracy charges on the grounds that the statute of limitations barred his conviction because he had ...

www.justice.gov/osg/brief/smith-v-united-states

May 17, 2017 ... Smith v. United States. Docket number: 16-916. Supreme Court Term: 2016 Term . Federal Court: Supreme Court. Court Level: Supreme Court. Filing Date: Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Type: Petition Stage Response. Brief Topic: Criminal (including Habeas/2255). Other. Briefs: PDF icon 16-916_smith_op.4.