The opinion of the court was delivered by: R. Gary Klausner, United States District Judge
AMENDED JUDGMENT (ORIGINAL SENTENCE DATE 07/13/2005)
JUDGMENT AND PROBATION/COMMITMENT ORDER
In the presence of the attorney for the government, the defendant appeared in person on this date. April 23 2009
X WITH COUNSEL ALISSA SAWANO PETERSON
X GUILTY, and the court being satisfied that there is a factual basis for the plea. NOLO
There being a finding/verdict of X GUILTY, defendant has been convicted as charged of the offense(s) of: Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute and to Distribute Cocaine and Cocaine Base in violation of 21 USC 846 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:
It is ordered that the defendant shall pay to the United States a special assessment of $100, which is due immediately.
Pursuant to Section 5E1.2(e) of the Guidelines, all fines are waived as it is found that the defendant does not have the
Pursuant to the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984, it is the judgment of the Court that the defendant, John D. Edwards, Jr., is hereby committed on Count 1 of the Indictment to the custody of the Bureau of Prisons to be imprisoned for a term of THREE HUNDRED (300) MONTHS.
Upon release from imprisonment, the defendant shall be placed on supervised release for a term of ten years under the following terms and conditions:
The defendant shall comply with the rules and regulations of the U.S. Probation Office and General Order 318;
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, using alcohol, and abusing prescription medications during the period of supervision;
During the course of supervision, the Probation Officer, with the agreement of the defendant and defense counsel, may place the defendant in a residential drug treatment program approved by the U.S. Probation Office for treatment of narcotic addiction or drug dependency, which may include counseling and testing, to determine if the defendant has reverted to the use of drugs, and the defendant shall reside in the treatment program until discharged by the Program Director and Probation Officer;
As directed by the Probation Officer, the defendant shall pay all or part of the costs for defendant's drug treatment to the aftercare contractor 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;
During the period of community supervision the defendant shall pay the special assessment in accordance with this judgment's orders pertaining to such payment;
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 week as directed by the Probation Officer; and
The defendant shall cooperate in the collection of a DNA sample from the defendant.
Pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 862(a)(1)(C), the defendant, having sustained a third conviction for distribution of a controlled substance, is permanently ineligible for all Federal benefits, as defined at 21 U.S.C. § 862(d), until such time the Court may
The Court recommends the defendant be designated to a Bureau of Prisons facility in Southern California, specifically Lompoc. The Court further recommends the defendant's ...