CRIM ACTION 6:15-CR-4(9)
ORDER ADOPTING THE REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION OF THE UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
The above-styled matter was referred to the Honorable K. Nicole Mitchell, United States Magistrate Judge, for administration of a guilty plea under Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure. Judge Mitchell conducted a hearing in the form and manner prescribed by Federal Rule of Criminal Procedure 11 and issued her Report and Recommendation. Judge Mitchell recommended that the Court accept Defendant's guilty plea and conditionally approve the FED. R. CRIM. P. 11(c)(1)(C) plea agreement. She further recommended that the Court finally adjudge Defendant as guilty of a lesser included charge of Count 1 of the Superseding Indictment filed in this cause.
In open court at the plea hearing on June 2, 2016, the parties waived their right to object to the magistrate judge's findings. The Court is of the opinion that the Report and Recommendation should be accepted. It is accordingly
ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge is ADOPTED. It is further
ORDERED that Defendant's guilty plea is accepted and approved by the Court. Further, the plea agreement is approved by the Court, conditioned upon a review of the presentence report. It is finally
ORDERED that, pursuant to Defendant's plea agreement, the Court finds Defendant GUILTY of a lesser included charge of Count 1 of the Superseding Indictment in the above-numbered cause and enters a JUDGMENT OF GUILTY against the Defendant as to a lesser included charge of Count 1 of the Superseding Indictment. SIGNED this 8th day of June, 2016.
MICHAEL H. SCHNEIDER
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE