July 1, 2013
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff,
JACK HAROUN, Defendant.
ALEX R. KESSEL (State Bar No. 110715), LAW OFFICES OF ALEX R. KESSEL, Encino, California, Attorney for Defendant, JACK HAROUN.
STIPULATION AND ORDER CONTINUING SENTENCING HEARING
JOHN A. MENDEZ, District Judge.
IT IS HEREBY stipulated between defendants Jack Haroun and Wholesale Palace, Inc., through their undersigned counsel Alex Kessel, and the United States of America, through its undersigned counsel, Assistant United States Attorney R. Steven Lapham, that the sentencing hearing presently set for July 9, 2013, at 9:45 a.m., be continued to September 24, 2013, at 9:45 a.m.
The parties stipulate and agree to the continuance based on the following grounds:
1. Defense Counsel is scheduled to begin trial on July 7, 2013, in the matter of People v. Felix Lopez, Case No.: BA379433, in Department 100 of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, Clara Shortridge Foltz Criminal Justice Center. This is a murder case wherein defendant is in custody. Trial is estimated to last three weeks.
2. On July 30, 2013, Defense Counsel is further set for trial in United States v. Kessedjian, Case No.: 1:11-cr-00237 in the Eastern District of California. Trial is estimated to last 4 to 5 days.
3. Defense Counsel has a prepaid family vacation out of the country from August 14th through Labor Day.
4. Defendant agrees to this requested continuance of his sentencing.
GOOD CAUSE APPEARING, IT IS SO ORDERED that the sentencing hearing presently set for July 9, 2013, at 9:45 a.m., be continued to September 24, 2013, at 9:45 a.m.