John Owen Tyler, Appellant, v. United States of America, Appellee, 404 F.2d 409 (5th Cir. 1969)

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US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit - 404 F.2d 409 (5th Cir. 1969) December 17, 1968
Certiorari Denied March 24, 1969
See 89 S. Ct. 1187

Wesley R. Asinof, Atlanta, Ga., for appellant.

Allen L. Chancey, Jr., Asst. U. S. Atty., Atlanta, Ga., Owen A. Neff, Atty., Crim. Div., Dept. of Justice, Washington, D. C., for appellee.

Before COLEMAN and AINSWORTH, Circuit Judges, and CARSWELL, District Judge.



The language in Grosso v. United States, 390 U.S. 62, 71, 88 S. Ct. 709, 19 L. Ed. 2d 906 (1968), makes it clear that there are factual situations in which the Fifth Amendment privilege defined in Grosso, supra, and Marchetti v. United States, 390 U.S. 39, 88 S. Ct. 697, 19 L. Ed. 2d 889 (1968), may be waived. The record here affirmatively establishes waiver by this defendant within the meaning of Grosso, supra.

Petition for rehearing, therefore, is hereby