IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
December 4, 2009
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
TROY L. CARDOSO, DEFENDANT,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Morrison C. England, Jr. United States District Judge
STIPULATION AND ORDER CONTINUING STATUS CONFERENCE
It is hereby stipulated and agreed to between Troy L. Cardoso, by and through counsel Dwight M. Samuel and United States of America, by and through, Assistant United States Attorney Heiko Coppola, that the status conference presently set for Thursday, December 3, 2009 at 9:00 a.m. be vacated and rescheduled for a status conference on Thursday, January 7, 2010, at 9:00 a.m.
It is further stipulated that the period from December 3, 2009 , through and including January 7, 2010 be excluded in computing the time within which trial must commence under the Speedy Trial Act, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 3161(h)(7)(B)(iv) and Local Code T-4 for continuity and preparation of counsel.
All parties have been negotiating this case and recently a final plea offer has been made by the government. This offer needs to be put into a written form and discussed with Mr. Cardoso.
Dated: December 2, 2009
Heiko Coppola*fn1 Assistant United States Attorney
IT IS SO ORDERED.