The opinion of the court was delivered by: Dale S. Fischer, United States District Judge
JUDGMENT AND PROBATION/COMMITMENT ORDER
In the presence of the attorney for the government, the defendant appeared in person on this date. 11 23 09
X WITH COUNSEL Michael D. Nasatir, Retained
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: 18:2318(a)& 2 - Trafficking in Counterfeit Computer Documentation, Aiding and Abetting - Count 6 of the First Superseding 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: Pursuant to the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984, it is the judgment of the Court that the defendant, Thanh Tuong, is hereby placed on probation for a term of 5 years on Count 6 of the First Superseding Indictment. The period of probation shall be served 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;
During the period of community supervision the defendant shall pay the special assessment in accordance with this judgment's orders pertaining to such payment;
The defendant shall cooperate in the collection of a DNA sample from the defendant;
The defendant shall participate for a period of 16 months in a home detention program which may include electronic monitoring, GPS, or voice recognition and shall observe all rules of such program, as directed by the Probation Officer. The defendant shall maintain a residential telephone line without devices and/or services that may interrupt operation of the monitoring equipment. The conditions of the home detention shall be approved by the Court.
The drug testing condition mandated by statute is suspended based on the Court's determination that the defendant poses a low risk of future
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 Court.
The Court grants the government's oral motion to dismiss the remaining counts of the indictment as to this defendant.
All fines are waived as it is found that the defendant does not have the ability to pay a fine.
The Court advised the defendant of the right to appeal this judgment.
The sentence is based on the factors set forth in 18 U.S.C. §3553, including the applicable sentencing range set forth in the guidelines, as more particularly reflected in the court reporter's transcript.
In addition to the special conditions of supervision imposed above, it is hereby ordered that the Standard Conditions of Probation and Supervised Release within this judgment be imposed. The Court may change the conditions of supervision, reduce or extend the period of supervision, and at any time during the supervision period or within the maximum period permitted by law, ...