CRIMINAL NO. 1:07-CR-205-01, 1:07-CR-205-02, 1:07-CR-205-03, 1:07-CR-205-04, 1:07-CR-205-05.
March 13, 2008
AND NOW, this 13th day of March, 2008, upon consideration of the pro se motion to strike (Doc. 140), and of the show cause hearing held on February 21, 2008, at which the court directed defendants to retain counsel on or before March 20, 2008 or be deemed to have waived their individual rights to counsel (see Doc. 138 at 86), it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. The briefing schedule on the pro se motion to strike (Doc. 140) is STAYED pending defendants' election to retain counsel or proceed pro se.
2. Defendants are advised that neither the instant order nor the filing of the pro se motion to strike (Doc. 140) relieves them of their obligations to comply with the directions issued to them during the February 21, 2008 show cause hearing.