United States District Court, D. Montana, Butte Division
L. CHRISTENSEN, CHIEF JUDGE
matter comes before the Court on the United States'
Motion for Final Order of Forfeiture. Having reviewed said
motion, the Court FINDS:
United States commenced this action pursuant to 18 U.S.C.
Preliminary Order of Forfeiture was entered on March 15,
known interested parties were provided an opportunity to
respond and that publication has been effected as required by
18 U.S.C. § 982(b)(1) and 21 U.S.C. § 853(n)(1);
Kopp and Candace Wilson both filed claims on May 7, 2018, and
May 15, 2018.
Counsel for the United States, the defendant, Candace Wilson,
and Anna Kopp have reached a stipulation as to the
disposition of the claimed firearms.
There appears there is cause to issue a forfeiture order
under 18 U.S.C. § 924(d);
therefore ORDERED, DECREED, AND ADJUDGED that:
Motion for Final Order of Forfeiture (Doc. 62) as to the
defendant's interest in the property is GRANTED.
Kopp's petition (Doc. 55) is GRANTED. The Bureau of
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosive is directed to
return the following property to Anna Kopp:
• Delaware Machinery, model unknown, 5.56 mm caliber
semi-automatic rifle (serial number R000429);
• Benelli Arms (Importer: Benelli USA), model M4, 12
gauge, semi-automatic shotgun ...