Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

UNITED STATES v. COLEMAN

September 6, 1985

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
v.
ROBERT COLEMAN, SUSAN BLAKE, et al.


Aubrey E. Robinson, Jr., Chief United States District Judge.


The opinion of the court was delivered by: ROBINSON, JR.

AUBREY E. ROBINSON, JR., CHIEF UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE

 Before the Court are six (6) pretrial motions which arise out of a criminal action brought pursuant to 36 C.F.R. §§ 50.30(a), 50.5 for loitering and congregating singly and in a group in and about the entrances and exits to the White House in such a way as to hinder and obstruct the sidewalks and roads, and 36 C.F.R. §§ 50.19, 50.5 for demonstrating on the White House sidewalk after Defendants' permit had been revoked for violation of its terms.

 The pending motions are:

 (1) defendants' motion to furnish defendants a copy of a videotape of their arrest,

 (2) defendants' motion to dismiss for vindictive prosecution,

 (3) defendants' motion for a bill of particulars,

 (4) defendants' motion to allow the defense of international law and necessity,

 (5) defendants' motion to dismiss charges, and

 The government opposes all motions.

 Because motions enumerated (2) through (6) above relate to the manner in which Defendants conduct their case, the Court will here address these motions.

 Defendants' Motion to Dismiss for Vindictive Prosecution

 Defendants have raised sufficient questions in their motion to dismiss for vindictive prosecution which this Court believes deserve further discussion. The Court will therefore hear arguments on this Motion before ...


Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.