United States District Court, D. Colorado
Counsel: Peter McNeilly Richard Kornfeld Megan Downing
Robert E. Blackburn Judge
9:02 a.m. Court in session.
Appearances of counsel.
Defendant is present in custody.
Court’s opening remarks.
Pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 3552 and Fed. R. Crim. P. 32, the Probation Department has conducted a presentence investigation and has filed a presentence report and addendum.
Counsel for the government confirms that counsel has read the presentence report and addendum.
Counsel for the defendant informs the court that counsel has read and discussed the presentence report and addendum with the defendant.
Also pending before the court relevant to sentencing are the following papers: the Defendant’s Objections and Corrections to the Presentence Report [#29] filed November 23, 2015; the Defendant’s Motion for Variant Sentence [#30] filed December 1, 2015; the United States’ Response to Defendant’s Motion for Variant Sentence [#33] filed December 4, 2015; and the United States’ Motion to Decrease Offense Level by One Additional Level Pursuant to U.S.S.G. § 3E1.1(b) [#34] filed December 10, 2015.
Defendant’s counsel makes a statement on behalf of the defendant, offers information in mitigation of punishment, comments on the probation officer’s sentencing guideline applications and calculations, and comments on matters relating to the appropriate sentence.
Defendant is sworn.
Statement by the defendant.
Statement by counsel for the ...