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Supreme Court upholds meth conviction of woman who claimed she was a ‘blind mule’

Posted on AllSides June 20th, 2024
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WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the conviction of a California woman who said she did not know about a stash of methamphetamine hidden inside her car. The 6-3 opinion came in a case that revolved around how much expert witnesses can say about a defendant’s mindset. Delilah Guadalupe Diaz was sentenced to seven years in prison after on drug charges after Border Patrol agents discovered methamphetamine worth nearly $370,000 stashed inside the car door panel as she crossed the U.S.-Mexico border. Diaz contended the car belonged to...

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