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United States v. Parker

United States District Court, D. Montana, Great Falls Division

September 5, 2018

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff,
v.
DONELLE PARKER, Defendant.

          FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS TO REVOKE DEFENDANT'S SUPERVISED RELEASE

          JOHN JOHNSTON UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE.

         I. Synopsis

         Defendant Donelle Parker (Parker) has been accused of violating the conditions of her supervised release by using methamphetamine. Parker has admitted the violation. Parker's supervised release should be revoked. Parker should be placed in custody for a term of time served, followed by supervised release until June 30, 2019.

         II. Status

         Parker pleaded guilty to Robbery on April 14, 2015. (Doc. 88). The Court sentenced Parker to 18 months of custody, followed by 2 years of supervised release. (Doc. 131). Parker's term of supervised release began on December 16, 2016. (Doc. 156 at 1).

         Petition

         The United States Probation Office filed a Petition requesting that the Court revoke Parker's supervised release on April 25, 2018. (Doc. 156). The Petition alleges that Parker violated the conditions of her supervised release by using methamphetamine. United States District Judge Brian Morris issued a warrant for Parker's arrest on April 25, 2018. (Doc. 157).

         Initial appearance

         Parker appeared before the undersigned for her initial appearance on May 17, 2018. Parker was represented by R. Hank Branom, Esq. Parker stated that she had read the petition and that she understood the allegations. Parker waived her right to a preliminary hearing. The parties consented to proceed with the revocation hearing before the undersigned.

         Revocation hearing

         The Court conducted a revocation hearing on June 5, 2018. Parker admitted that she had violated the conditions of his supervised release by using methamphetamine. The Court continued the disposition phase of the revocation hearing 90 days to enable Parker to participate in an outpatient substance abuse treatment program. The Court conducted the disposition phase of the Parker's revocation hearing on September 4, 2018.

         Parker's violation is a Grade C violation. Parker's criminal history category is I. Parker's underlying offense is a Class C felony. Parker could be incarcerated for up to 24 months. She could be ordered to remain on supervised release for up to 36 months, less any custody time imposed. The United States Sentencing Guidelines call for a term of custody of 3 to 9 months.

         The Court proposed a custodial sentence of time served, followed by supervised release until June 30, 2019. Both parties agreed that the Court's proposed sentence was reasonable.

         III. ...


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