In Beatty, the suspect's incriminating statements offering to negotiate the sale of handguns and to suborn perjury were introduced at his pending trial for previous, illegal handgun sales.Summary of this case from U.S. v. Watson
Decided October 23, 1967.
Certiorari granted; 377 F.2d 181, reversed.
Robert S. Vance for petitioner.
Acting Solicitor General Spritzer, Assistant Attorney General Vinson and Beatrice Rosenberg for the United States.
The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted and the judgment is reversed. Massiah v. United States, 377 U.S. 201.
MR. JUSTICE HARLAN and MR. JUSTICE WHITE dissent.