The opinion of the court was delivered by: Sr. U. S. District Judge, Robert M. Takasugi
JUDGMENT AND PROBATION/COMMITMENT ORDER
In the presence of the attorney for the government, the defendant appeared in person on this date. Feb 23 2009
x WITH COUNSEL Shaun Khojayan, CJA
x GUILTY, and the court being satisfied that there is a factual basis for the plea.
NOLO CONTENDERE NOT GUILTY
There being a finding/verdict of x GUILTY, defendant has been convicted as charged of the offense(s) of: Conspiracy to Distribute Controlled Substances in violation of 21 U.S.C. §§ 846, 841(a)(1), 841 (b)(1)(A) as charged in Count 1 of the Indictment; Felon in Possession of A Firearm in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 922(g)(1) as charged in Count 16 of the Indictment.
The Court asked whether there was any reason why judgment should not be pronounced. Because no sufficient cause to the contrary was shown, or appeared to the Court, the Court adjudged the defendant guilty as charged and convicted and ordered that:
It is ordered that the defendant shall pay to the United States a special assessment of $100, which is due immediately.
Pursuant to the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984, it is the judgment of the Court that the defendant, Ysidro Soto, is hereby committed on counts one and sixteen of the indictment to the custody of the Bureau of Prisons to be imprisoned for a term of 240 months. This term consists of 240 months on count one and 120 months on count sixteen, to be served
Upon release from imprisonment, the defendant shall be placed on supervised release for a term of five years. This term consists of five years on count one and three years on count sixteen, to be served concurrently under the following
The defendant shall comply with the rules and regulations of the U. S. Probation Office and General Order 318;
The defendant shall refrain from any unlawful use of a controlled substance. The defendant shall submit to one drug test within 15 days of release from imprisonment and at least two periodic drug tests thereafter, not to exceed eight tests per month, as directed by the Probation Officer;
The defendant shall participate in outpatient substance abuse treatment and submit to drug and alcohol testing, as instructed by the Probation Officer. The defendant shall abstain from using illicit drugs, alcohol, and abusing prescription medications during the period of supervision;
As directed by the Probation Officer, the defendant shall pay all or part of the costs of substance abuse treatment to the aftercare contractors during the period of community supervision, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 3672. The defendant shall provide payment and proof of payment as directed by the Probation Officer; and
The defendant shall cooperate in the collection of a DNA sample from the defendant.
The Court recommends that the Bureau of Prisons place the defendant in its 500 hour DAP (Drug Abuse Prevention) program and provide all ...