United Statesv.Howard

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF OHIO WESTERN DIVISION AT DAYTONNov 14, 2017
Case No. 3:17-cr-124 (S.D. Ohio Nov. 14, 2017)

Case No. 3:17-cr-124

11-14-2017

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, v. MAURICE L. HOWARD, Defendant.



Magistrate Judge Michael J. Newman

ORDER ADOPTING THE REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION OF THE UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE (DOC. 21)

This case is before the Court on the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Michael J. Newman (doc. 21), wherein the Magistrate Judge recommends that Defendant's plea of guilty to Count Two of the Indictment be accepted by the Court and that Defendant be found guilty as charged in such Count. The parties filed no objections to the Report and Recommendation, and the time for filing objections has expired.

The Court, having reviewed the matter de novo, determines that the Report and Recommendation (doc. 21) of the United States Magistrate Judge should be and is hereby ADOPTED in its entirety. The Court ACCEPTS Defendant's guilty plea and Defendant is hereby adjudged GUILTY of Count Two of the Indictment.

IT IS SO ORDERED. Date: 11·14·17

/s/_________


Walter H. Rice


United States District Judge