No. 01-1236

259 F.3d 847 (2001)

United States of America, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. Christopher B. Matchopatow, Defendant-Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit.

Decided August 3, 2001

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Thomas P. Schneider, Mario Gonzales (argued), Office of the U.S. Atty., Milwaukee, WI, for Plaintiff-Appellee.

James Redholz (argued), Milwaukee, WI, for Defendant-Appellant.

Before COFFEY, EASTERBROOK, and ROVNER, Circuit Judges.

COFFEY, Circuit Judge.

On March 27, 1998, a Menominee Tribal police officer discovered the body of Mary Tomow, a Menominee Indian, along Spirt Rock Road on the Menominee Indian Reservation located in Wisconsin. After an investigation, the defendant was charged in a one-count indictment with the murder of Mary Tomow. On September 19, 2000, Christopher Matchopatow pleaded guilty to one count of second degree murder, 18 U.S.C. § 1111(a).1

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