The opinion of the court was delivered by: Anthony W. Ishii Chief United States District Judge
STIPULATED MOTION AND [lodged] ORDER TO REDUCE SENTENCE PURSUANT TO 18 U.S.C. § 3582(c)(2) RETROACTIVE CRACK COCAINE REDUCTION CASE
Judge: Hon. ANTHONY W. ISHII
Defendant, ALFREDO OSUNA VIDRIO, by and through his attorney, Assistant Federal Defender David M. Porter, and plaintiff, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, by and through its counsel, Assistant U.S. Attorney KEVIN P. ROONEY, hereby stipulate as follows:
1. Pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 3582(c)(2), this court may reduce the term of imprisonment in the case of a defendant who has been sentenced to a term of imprisonment based on a sentencing range that has subsequently been lowered by the Sentencing Commission pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 994(o);
2. The sentencing range applicable to Mr. Vidrio was subsequently lowered by the United States Sentencing Commission in Amendment 706 by two levels;
3. Accordingly, Mr. Vidrio's offense level has been reduced from 33 to 31, and a sentence at the low end of the new guideline range would be 135 months;
4. Mr. Vidrio merits a reduction in his sentence based on the factors listed in 18 U.S.C. § 3553(a), as well as considerations of public safety and Mr. Vidrio's positive post-sentencing conduct;
5. Accordingly, the parties request the court enter the order lodged herewith reducing Mr. Vidrio's term of imprisonment to an aggregate term 135 months on all counts, comprised of 135 months on counts 1 to 5, and 120 months as to count 6, all counts to run concurrently with each other for a total term of 135 months.
Dated: August 10, 2008 Respectfully submitted, McGREGOR SCOTT DANIEL J. BRODERICK United States Attorney Federal Defender /s/ Kevin P. Rooney /s/ David M. Porter KEVIN P. ROONEY DAVID M. PORTER Assistant U.S. Attorney Assistant Federal Defender Attorney for Plaintiff Attorney for Movant UNITED STATES OF AMERICA ALFREDO OSUNA VIDRIO
This matter came before the Court on the motion of the defendant for reduction of sentence pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 3582(c)(2).
The parties agree, and the Court finds, that Mr. Vidrio is entitled to the benefit of the retroactive amendment reducing crack cocaine penalties, which reduces the applicable offense level from 33 to 31.
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the term of imprisonment originally imposed is reduced to an aggregate term of 135 months on all counts, STIPULATION AND ORDER TO REDUCE SENTENCE comprised of 135 months on counts 1 to 5, and 120 months as to count 6, all counts ...