Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

United States v. Mejia

United States District Court, S.D. California

April 26, 2017

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff,
v.
Raul MEJIA, Defendant.

          ALANA W. Robinson Acting United States Attorney

          SETH C. GAGLITARDI Assistant U.S. Attorney

          FINDINGS OF FACT AND ORDER OF DETENTION

          HON. PETER C. LEWIS U.S. MAGISTRATE JUDGE .

         In accordance with Title 8 U.S.C. § 3142(f) of the Bail Reform Act of 1984 (18 U.S.C. § 3141, et seq.), a detention hearing was held on April 18, 2017, to determine whether defendant Raul MEJIA, should be held in custody pending trial on the grounds that he is a flight risk. Assistant U.S. Attorney Seth Gagliardi appeared on behalf of the United States. Attorney Eric Beaudikofer specially appeared for counsel George Siddell on behalf of the Defendant.

         Based on the evidence proffered by the United States and Defendant, the Pretrial Services report, and the Indictment issued against Defendant on March 31, 2017, by the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California, the Court concludes that the following facts establish by a preponderance of the evidence that no condition or combination of conditions will reasonably assure the appearance of Defendant required.

         I

         FINDINGS OF FACT

         A. Nature and Circumstances of the Offense Charged 08 U.S.C. S3142(g)(1):

         1. An Indictment was issued in the Southern District of California, Criminal Case No.: 17CR0809-CAB, charging Defendant with two counts of the following:

Count 1: Title 18 U.S.C, Section 922(g)(1)
The Defendant knowingly possess a firearm that traveled in and affected interstate commerce, to wit: a Stoeger Cougar .40 calibar handgun bearing serial number T629-09D001357.
Count II: Title 18 U.S.C. 924(d) and Title 28 U.S.C. § 2461(c) Criminal Forfeiture The Defendant shall forfeit to the United States, all firearms and ammunition involved in the commission of the offense, including but not limited to the following: a Stoeger Cougar .40 caliber handgun bearing serial number T629-09D001357, approximately eleven rounds of .40 caliber ammunition; and approximately thirty rounds of .32 caliber ammunition.

         2. The offense carries with it a potential sentence of 10 years. See, 18 U.S.C. § 924 (a)(2).

         B. Weight of the Evidence Against the Defendant (18 ...


Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.