IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT IN AND FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
January 11, 2010
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
YI NIU, DEFENDANT,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Garland E. Burrell, Jr. United States District Judge
STIPULATION AND ORDER CONTINUING STATUS CONFERENCE
It is hereby stipulated and agreed to between Yi Niu, by and through counsel Dwight M. Samuel, and United States of America by and through, Robin Taylor, that the status conference presently set for Friday, January 8, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. be vacated and rescheduled for a status conference on Friday, February 19, 2010, at 9:00 a.m.
A final plea agreement is anticipated to be forwarded soon. Additional time is necessary to discuss the agreement and immigration implications. Defendant resides in Los Angeles and an interpreter is required to aid in any intelligent and informed decisions.
It is further stipulated that the period from January 6, 2010, through and including February 19, 2010be 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.
Dated: January 6, 2010
IT IS SO ORDERED.