The opinion of the court was delivered by: Honorable Valerie Baker Fairbank 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.
X WITH COUNSEL DFPD Liliana Coronado (Name of Counsel)
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: Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Offense in violation of 18 U.S.C. §924(c)(1)(A). 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, 18 U.S.C. §3553(a) Factors, and the Plea Agreement, it Is the Judgment of the Court That the Defendant, Eddie Mcleroy, Is Hereby Committed on Count 2 of the 3-count Indictment to the Custody of the Bureau of Prisons to Be Imprisoned for a Term of 60 Months.
It is ordered that the defendant shall pay to the United States a special assessment of $100, which is due immediately.
All fines are waived as it is found that such sanction would place an undue burden on the defendant's dependents.
Upon release from imprisonment, the defendant shall be placed on supervised release for a term of three 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 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 an outpatient substance abuse treatment and counseling program that includes urinalysis, breath, and/or sweat patch testing, as directed by the Probation Officer. The defendant shall abstain from using illicit drugs and 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 United States 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;
COURT DELETES THIS CONDITION;
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 seek educational/vocational training and/or employment, and provide proof, as requested, to the Probation Officer; and, The defendant shall cooperate in the collection of a DNA sample from the defendant.
The Court GRANTS the government's motion to dismiss counts 1 and 3 of the indictment.
The defendant is advised of his right to appeal.
The Court strongly recommends that the defendant be placed in the 500 hour drug treatment program (RDAP) while in the custody of the Bureau of Prisons.
The Court further recommends the defendant be designated to a facility located in Southern California, to be close to his ...