United States District Court, D. Montana, Missoula Division
For Paul Wencewicz, Defendant: Andrew J. Nelson, LEAD ATTORNEY, FEDERAL DEFENDERS OF MONTANA - Missoula Branch, Missoula, MT.
For Scott Long, Defendant: Colin M. Stephens, LEAD ATTORNEY, Smith & Stephens, P.C., Missoula, MT.
For Steve Humiston, Defendant: Megan L. Dishong, LEAD ATTORNEY, GARLINGTON LOHN & ROBINSON, Missoula, MT.
For Phillip Morris, Defendant: Johnna K. Baffa, LEAD ATTORNEY, VAN DE WETERING & BAFFA, Missoula, MT.
For Tony Bronson, Defendant: Lisa B. Kauffman, LEAD ATTORNEY, Attorney at Law, Missoula, MT.
For Jeffrey Woolley, Defendant: Peter F. Lacny, LEAD ATTORNEY, DATSOPOULOS MacDONALD & LIND, Missoula, MT.
For Charles Crosby, Defendant: Dwight J. Schulte, LEAD ATTORNEY, SCHULTE LAW FIRM, Missoula, MT.
For John Johnson, Defendant: Eric Ryan Henkel, LEAD ATTORNEY, REEP BELL & LAIRD, Missoula, MT.
For Joseph Purificato, Defendant: Wendy Holton, LEAD ATTORNEY, HOLTON LAW FIRM, Helena, MT.
For USA, Plaintiff: Cyndee L. Peterson, LEAD ATTORNEY, U.S. Attorney's Office, Missoula, MT; Maureen C. Cain, LEAD ATTORNEY, U.S. DEPART OF JUSTICE, Child Exploitation and Obscenity Section, Washington, DC.
OPINION AND ORDER ON RESTITUTION
Donald W. Molloy, United States District Judge.
" Enacted as a component of the Violence Against Women Act of 1994, [18 U.S.C.] § 2259 requires district courts to award restitution for certain federal criminal offenses," including offenses involving child pornography. Paroline v. United States, __ U.S. __, 134 S.Ct. 1710, 1716, 188 L.Ed.2d 714 (2014). Section 2259 requires district courts to order defendants " to pay the victim . . . the full amount of the victim's losses as determined by the court" and expressly states that " [t]he issuance of a restitution order under this section is mandatory." 18 U.S.C. § 2259(b)(1), (b)(4)(A). The statute defines the phrase " full amount of the victim's losses" to include:
any costs incurred by the victim for--
(A) medical services relating to physical, psychiatric, or psychological care;
(B) physical and occupational therapy or rehabilitation;
(C) necessary transportation, temporary housing, and child care expenses;
(D) lost income;
(E) attorneys' fees, as well as other costs incurred; and
(F) any other losses suffered by the victim as a proximate ...