The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge: Hon. Kendall J. Newman
ORDER FOR PROVISION OF SUBSISTENCE PURSUANT TO 18 U.S.C. § 4282 (In Chambers)
WHEREAS the above Shane Myers-Jones appeared before this court previously having been arrested in or near Yreka, California, and detained pursuant to a warrant issued by the United States District Court for the Western Division of the District of South Dakota; and
WHEREAS this court ordered that Mr. Myers-Jones be released on an unsecured bond and conditions, and ordered that he appear in the District of South Dakota on a date certain, which release is likely to occur in the late afternoon or early evening hours of the day; and
WHEREAS, the nearest bus station to Yreka is fifty miles away in Medford, Oregon, (Greyhound) and the nearest Amtrak stops are in Medford or Dunsmeir, California, both of which are close to fifty miles from Yreka, and
WHEREAS Mr. Myers-Jones alternatively must rely on a properly licensed friend or family member to drive for approximately five (5) hours to Sacramento and then approximately five (5) more hours to drive him to his home in Fort Jones, California, a length of driving which is unreasonable to expect be made the same day as Mr. Myers-Jones' release, and
WHEREAS the court is advised that it is Mr. Myers-Jones preference that a family member or friend drive to Sacramento and pick him up approximately mid-day Tuesday, September 27, 2011, and
WHEREAS Mr. Myers-Jones is a person who has been indicted but not convicted, within the intendment of Title 18, United States Code, section 4282,
THEREFORE, pursuant to the provisions of Title 18, United States Code, section 4282, the United States Marshal is ordered to provide Mr. Myers-Jones with lodging and subsistence in Sacramento for the night of September 26, 2011.
KENDALL J. NEWMAN UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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