CASE NO. 18-20458-CR-MARTINEZ/OTAZO-REYES
ORDER ADOPTING MAGISTRATE'S REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION ON GARCIA HEARING
THIS CAUSE came before the Court upon the Government's Request for Garcia Hearing [ECF No. 8].
THE MATTER was referred to United States Magistrate Judge Alicia M. Otazo-Reyes, and accordingly, the Magistrate Judge conducted a hearing on September 4, 2018. A Report and Recommendation [ECF No. 14] was filed on September 5, 2018, recommending that attorney Todd Yoder, Esq., be permitted to continue to represent Defendant through the anticipated change of plea, sentencing and post-sentencing proceedings.
The parties were afforded the opportunity to file written objections if any, fourteen days from the date of the report. The record reveals that a notice of no objection to Report and Recommendation [ECF No. 17] was filed by Defendant's Counsel and noted by this Court. After a de novo review of the record and Magistrate Otazo-Reyes' well-reasoned Report and Recommendation, it is hereby:
ORDERED AND ADJUDGED that United States Magistrate Judge Alicia M. Otazo-Reyes' Report and Recommendation [ECF No. 14] is hereby ADOPTED AND AFFIRMED in its entirety.
DONE AND ORDERED in Chambers at Miami, Florida, this 13 day of September, 2018.
JOSE E. MARTINEZ
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE Copies provided to:
Magistrate Judge Gotazo-Reyes
All Counsel Of Record