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10-2761 U.S. v. Gustin

Criminal Procedure Entrapment It can not be error for a district judge to permit defense counsel to omit an entrapment defense. “If an entrapment defense offers the best chance of acquittal, its omission could reflect ineffective assistance of counsel, but it could not demonstrate judicial error. Gustin does not contend that his trial lawyer furnished substandard assistance, and ...

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