Presidential Assassination Statute18 U.S.C.
The constitutionality of 18 U.S.C. § 1751(h) rests on the power
Congress to suspend the enforcement of State laws which interfere with the
protection of a dominant Federal interest in the same subject. Cf.
Pennsylvania v. Nelson, 350 U.S. 497, 504-05 (1956). Conflicts of
jurisdiction resulting from the commission of an independent State offense
as the wounding of the Governor, incidental to an offense against the
are to be resolved on a case-by-case basis. Attorneys are encouraged to
these cases with the Terrorism and Violent Crime Section of the Criminal
Division, as needed.|
[cited in USAM 9-65.300]