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COMMONWEALTH v. GOODMAN (03/30/72)

decided: March 30, 1972.

COMMONWEALTH
v.
GOODMAN, APPELLANT



Appeals from judgments of sentence of Court of Common Pleas of Luzerne County, No. 88 of 1969, in case of Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. David Goodman and Lee Goodman.

COUNSEL

Stephen A. Teller and Alan J. Davis, with them Wolf, Block, Schorr and Solis-Cohen, for appellants.

Jerry B. Chariton, Assistant District Attorney, with him Charles D. Lemmond, Jr., First Assistant District Attorney, and Blythe H. Evans, Jr., District Attorney, for Commonwealth, appellee.

Wright, P. J., Watkins, Montgomery, Jacobs, Hoffman, Spaulding, and Cercone, JJ. Dissenting Opinion by Spaulding, J. Hoffman, J., joins in this dissenting opinion.

Author: Per Curiam

[ 221 Pa. Super. Page 74]

Judgments of sentence affirmed.

Disposition

Judgments of sentence affirmed.

Dissenting Opinion by Spaulding, J.:

I respectfully dissent.

David Goodman and his brother, Lee, appeal from their convictions on March 25, 1969, for unlawfully possessing marijuana. They were tried jointly without a jury before Judge Donald O'Malley, specially presiding in the Court of Common Pleas of Luzerne County. Each was sentenced to 2-5 years imprisonment. This was the first offense for each of the appellants.

Among several allegations of error, appellants contend that the trial judge erred ...


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