NACDL - United States v. Wright

Amicus Brief

Brief of Proposed Amicus Curiae National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Brief filed: 02/12/2018

Documents

United States v. Wright

3rd Circuit Court of Appeals; Case No. 17-1972

Argument

Rule 31(b)(3) permits district courts to exercise discretion in declaring a mistrial or allowing a retrial. The district court carefully weighed the critically important interests underlying the Double Jeopardy Clause. 

Author(s)

Lawrence S. Lustberg and J. David Pollock, Gibbons P.C., Newark, NJ.