Social Security No. N o n e
JUDGMENT AND PROBATION/COMMITMENT ORDER
In the presence of the attorney for the government, the defendant appeared in person on this date. 2 14 11
X WITH COUNSEL Richard M. Callahan, Appointed
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 GUILTY, defendant has been convicted as charged of the offense(s) of: 18 U.S.C. §1962(d): Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Conspiracy - Count 1 of the Indictment; 21 U.S.C. §846, 841 (a)(1): Conspiracy - Count 8 of the 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 defendant, Amador Gaona, is committed on Counts 1 and 8 of the Indictment to the custody of the Bureau of Prisons to be imprisoned for a term of 120 months. This term consists of 120 months on each of Counts 1 and 8 of the Indictment, to be served concurrently. Further, this term of imprisonment shall run concurrently with the undischarged term of imprisonment in Los Angeles County Superior Court Case No. VA100760.
On release from imprisonment, the defendant shall be placed on supervised release for life. This term consists of three years on Count 1 and life on Count 8 of the Indictment, all such terms to run concurrently under the following terms and conditions:
The defendant shall comply with the rules and regulations of the U. S. Probation Office and General Order 05-02;
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;
As directed by the Probation Officer, the defendant shall pay all or part of the costs of treating the defendant's drug dependency 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;
Amador H. Gaona Docket No.: CR 09-445 DSF
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 not use, for any purpose or in any manner, any name other than his true legal name or names without the prior written approval of the Probation Officer;
The defendant shall cooperate in the collection of a DNA sample from the defendant;
The defendant may not associate with anyone known to him to be a Varrio Hawaiian Gardens or VHG gang member and others known to him to be participants in the Varrio Hawaiian Gardens ("VHG") gang's criminal activities, with the exception of his family members. He may not wear, display, use or possess any gang insignias, emblems, badges, buttons, caps, hats, jackets, shoes, or any other clothing that defendant knows evidences affiliation with the Varrio Hawaiian Gardens ("VHG") gang, and may not display any signs or gestures that defendant knows evidences affiliation with the Varrio Hawaiian Gardens ("VHG") gang.
As directed by the Probation Officer, the defendant shall not be present in any area known to him to be a location where members of the Varrio Hawaiian Gardens (VHG) gang meet or assemble.
It is ordered that the defendant shall pay to the United States a special assessment of $200, which is due immediately. Any amount not paid immediately shall be due during the period of imprisonment, at the rate of not less than $25 per quarter, and pursuant to the Bureau of Prisons' Inmate Financial Responsibility Program.
All fines are waived as the Court finds that the defendant has established that he is unable to pay and is ...