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case he committed a crime. The circuit argued that the district court should have allowed the defendant to present his theory and then make their decisions after weighing the evidence, instead of telling him that entrapment by estoppel is not a defense St Leo’s Core Values One of the St Leo core values evident in this case is that of responsibility. The government officer acted irresponsibly when he gave the suspect immunity from prosecution as long as he helped in the investigation of crimes. He encouraged the defendant to engage in violations of the law since he knew he would not be prosecuted. Rationale , and it was prejudicial for the district court to stop him from presenting his defense. Fairness dictates that the judges should listen to the defense theory and then make their ruling after weighing the evidence presented in the defense. Conclusion The circuit affirmed part of the district court's ruling but affirmed the other part. The defendant was remanded pending a retrial.
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U.S. v THOMPSON 5 Reference Law Resource (2019). U.S. v. Sixty Acres in Etowah County, 930 F.2d 857 (11th Cir. 1991). Retrieved from - 7382.html
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