No. 8:17CR65.


United States District Court, D. Nebraska.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Doran L. Morris, Jr., Defendant, represented by Justin D. Eichmann , HOUGHTON, BRADFORD LAW FIRM.

Charles T. Morris, Defendant, represented by Michael J. Hansen , FEDERAL PUBLIC DEFENDER'S OFFICE.

USA, Plaintiff, represented by Lecia E. Wright , U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE.


MICHAEL D. NELSON, Magistrate Judge.

This matter is before the court on defendant's unopposed MOTION TO CONTINUE DEADLINE FOR FILING PRETRIAL MOTIONS [48]. For good cause shown, I find that the motion should be granted. The defendant will be given an approximate 28-day extension. Pretrial Motions shall be filed by September 5, 2017.


1. Defendant's unopposed MOTION TO CONTINUE DEADLINE FOR FILING PRETRIAL MOTIONS [48] is granted. Pretrial motions shall be filed on or before September 5, 2017.

2. Defendant is ordered to file the affidavit required by as required by NECrimR 12.3(a) forthwith.

3. The ends of justice have been served by granting such motion and outweigh the interests of the public and the defendant in a speedy trial. The additional time arising as a result of the granting of the motion, i.e., the time between August 8, 2017 and September 5, 2017, shall be deemed excludable time in any computation of time under the requirement of the Speedy Trial Act for the reason defendant's counsel required additional time to adequately prepare the case, taking into consideration due diligence of counsel, and the novelty and complexity of this case. The failure to grant additional time might result in a miscarriage of justice. 18 U.S.C. § 3161(h)(7)(A) & (B).


1000 Characters Remaining

Leagle.com reserves the right to edit or remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

User Comments

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases