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People v. Genoa
Michigan Court of Appeals
470 N.W.2d 447 (1991)
Genoa (defendant) was approached by an undercover agent. The agent told Genoa that if Genoa loaned him $10,000 to procure a kilogram of cocaine, the agent would sell the cocaine and give Genoa a share of the profits. Genoa agreed and gave the agent $10,000. The agent passed the money to the police. Genoa was charged, on a theory of accomplice liability, with attempted possession with intent to deliver. The district court dismissed the charge because the underlying crime was never committed.
Rule of Law
Holding and Reasoning (Shepherd, J.)
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