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United States v. Casey

October 29, 2007

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
v.
DAVID EDWARD CASEY, JR.



The opinion of the court was delivered by: Leon Jordan United States District Judge

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER

This criminal case is before the court on the defendant's motion to continue the trial [doc. 12]. The defendant says that although he intends to plead guilty, additional time is necessary to work out the details of the factual basis for his plea. The government has no objection to the defendant's motion.

The court finds the defendant's motion well-taken, and it will be granted. The court finds that the ends of justice served by granting the motion outweigh the best interests of the public and the defendant in a speedy trial. 18 U.S.C. § 3161(h)(8)(A). The court finds that the failure to grant the defendant's motion would deny the defendant and the government the reasonable time necessary to work out the details of the defendant's plea to the parties' satisfaction. 18 U.S.C. § 3161(h)(8)(B)(iv). Therefore, all the time from the defendant's motion for a continuance to the new trial date is excludable as provided by the Speedy Trial Act. 18 U.S.C. § 3161(h)(8)(A).

It is hereby ORDERED that the defendant's motion for a continuance is GRANTED, and this criminal case is CONTINUED to December 10, 2007, at 10:00 a.m.

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