MELINDA HAAG (CABN 132612), United States Attorney, J. DOUGLAS WILSON (DCBN 412811), Chief, Criminal Division, STEPHANIE M. HINDS (CABN 154284), Assistant United States Attorney, San Francisco, California, Attorneys for United States of America.
DAVID MICHAEL, ESQ, Attorney for Scot Raymond Combs.
STIPULATED SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT AND ORDER
SAUNDRA B. ARMSTRONG, District Judge.
Plaintiff, United States of America and Claimant, Scot Raymond Combs, in full settlement of all issues directly and indirectly related to the captioned case and the seizure, detention and forfeiture of the following property:
a. $156, 960 in United States Currency
b. $16, 862.15 in funds seized from U.S. Bank, Acct No xxxxxxxx2648
c. $8, 698.51 in funds seized from Chase Bank Acct No xxxxx7180
d. $7, 993.05 in funds seized from Bank of America Acct No xxxxxxxx2981
e. $4, 957.43 in funds seized from Union Bank Acct No xxxxxx6307 (collectively hereinafter as "defendant funds")
f. Real Property and Improvements located at 170 Tioga Lane, Greenbrae (Kentfield), California (hereinafter as "defendant real property") hereby stipulate and agree as follows:
1. On November 4, 2013, Plaintiff filed its Complaint for Forfeiture against the defendant funds and defendant real property. In its Complaint, plaintiff alleged that the defendant funds was subject to forfeiture, pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 881(a)(6), as monies which constitute proceeds from drug trafficking and/or funds furnished to person in order to facilitate the distribution and/or cultivation of a controlled substance and the defendant real property was subject to forfeiture pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 881(a)(7), as property used to facilitate the cultivation of marijuana.
2. Scot Raymond Combs is the sole claimant to the defendant funds and defendant real property.
3. This settlement is a civil compromise between the parties and not an admission of liability by either party.
4. For the purpose of this settlement only, Plaintiff agrees to dismiss the action against the defendant real property and agrees to release the lis pendens filed with the Marin County Recorder's Office. The dismissal and release of the lis pendens shall be in full settlement and satisfaction of any and all claims by Claimant, his heirs, ...