United States District Court, W.D. Virginia, Harrisonburg Division
January 9, 2017
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,
BRIAN SHANK, Defendant.
Michael F. Urbanski United States District Judge.
matter was referred to the Honorable Joel C. Hoppe, United
States Magistrate Judge, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §
636(b)(3), for the purpose of conducting a plea hearing and a
plea colloquy under Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Criminal
Procedure and preparing proposed findings of fact and a
recommendation as to the acceptance of such plea as tendered.
The Magistrate Judge filed a Report and Recommendation, ECF
No. 13, on December 7, 2016, recommending that
defendant's plea of guilty to Count 1 of the Information
be accepted. No objections to the Report and Recommendation
have been filed, and the court is of the opinion that the
report and recommendation should be adopted in its entirely.
it is ORDERED that said report and the findings and
recommendation > contained therein are hereby ACCEPTED IN
WHOLE, defendant's plea of guilty to Count 1 of the
Information is ACCEPTED, and defendant is adjudged GUILTY as
to Count 1 of the Information.
Clerk of Court is hereby directed to send a certified copy of
this Order to all counsel of record.