Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
District court judgment denying defendant's motion to withdraw his guilty plea to charges of bribery and smuggling bulk cash is affirmed where: 1) the court properly found there was a factual basis for his plea; and 2) defendant received effective assistance of counsel, and any ineffective assistance did not prejudice him.
Appeals from the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois.
Argued: December 3, 2008
Decided: August 4, 2009
Before EASTERBROOK, Chief Judge, and MANION and WOOD, Circuit Judges.
Opinion by WOOD, Circuit Judge.