Abuelhawa v. United States

Docket No.
Op. Below
Argument
Mar 4, 2009
Tr.
Opinion
Vote
9-0
Author
Souter
Term

Issue: Whether a person who uses a cell phone to buy drugs solely for personal use (a misdemeanor) can be charged with the separate crime of using a phone to facilitate the sale of drugs (a felony).

Judgment: Reversed and remanded, 9-0, in an opinion by Justice David Souter on May 26, 2009.

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