The opinion of the court was delivered by: George H. Wu, U. S. District Judge
JUDGMENT AND PROBATION/COMMITMENT ORDER
In the presence of the attorney for the government, the defendant appeared in person on this date. 10 06 08
U WITH COUNSEL Hilary L. Potashner, DFPD
U 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 U GUILTY, defendant has been convicted as charged of the offense(s) of:
18 USC § 1709: EMBEZZLEMENT OF MAIL MATTER BY POSTAL SERVICE EMPLOYEE as charged in the indictment.
The Court asked whether defendant had anything to say 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: Pursuant to the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984, it is the judgment of the Court that the defendant is hereby committed to the custody of the Bureau of Prisons to be imprisoned for a term of: Eighteen (18) Months
It is ordered that the defendant shall pay to the United States a special assessment of $100, which is due immediately to the Clerk of the
It is ordered that the defendant shall pay restitution in the total amount of $180,000 pursuant to 18 USC § 3663A.
The amount of restitution ordered shall be paid as follows:
Restitution shall be due during the period of imprisonment, at the rate of not less than $25.00 per quarter, and pursuant to the Bureau of Prisons' Inmate Financial Responsibility Program. If any amount of restitution remains unpaid after release from custody, monthly installments of at least $100, shall be made during the period of supervised release and shall begin 30 days after the commencement of supervision. Nominal restitution payments are ordered as the court finds that the defendant's economic circumstances do not allow for either immediate or future payment of the amount ordered.
Pursuant to 18 USC 3612(f)(3)(A), interest on the restitution ordered is waived because the defendant does not have the ability to pay interest. Payments may be subject to penalties for default and delinquency pursuant to 18 USC 3612(g).
The defendant shall comply with General Order No. 01-05.
All fines are waived as it is found that the defendant does not have the ability to pay a fine in addition to restitution.
Pursuant to the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984, it is the judgment of the Court that the defendant, Sarada Penny Labauve, is hereby committed on Count Two of the Indictment to the custody of the Bureau of Prisons to be imprisoned for a term of Eighteen (18) months.
Upon release from imprisonment, the defendant shall be placed on supervised release for a term of two (2) years under the following terms
1. Defendant shall comply with the rules and regulations of the U. S. Probation Office and General Order 318;
2. During the period of community supervision the defendant shall pay the special assessment and restitution in accordance with this judgment's orders pertaining to such payment;
3. When not employed at least part-time and/or enrolled in an educational or vocational program, the defendant shall perform 20 hours of community service per ...