Case Detail
CitationUnited States v. Braunstein, 281 F.3d 982 (9th Cir. 2002)
CrimeNon-violent, other
StateAZ
Pros. First NameUKN
Pros. Last NameUKN
FederalYes
Trial Year1997
BodyAppeals court
OpinionNinth Circuit Court of Appeals ordered the government to pay Hyde Amendment sanctions and the parties reached a Hyde Amendment settlement of $120,000 to $130,000. "The evidence in the record supports the conclusion that the government's position was so obviously wrong as to be frivolous."
Determination Year2002
Misconduct TypeP
C/S EffectPre-trial dismissal
Pros. Misc. ReportedUKN
SanctionsUKN
Sanction TypeUKN
Web linkhttps://law.resource.org/pub/us/case/reporter/F3/281/281.F3d.982.00-10505.html