Jo Hovind Sentencing!
- TEXT (Cut and Paste by Robert Baty)
United States District Court
CRIMINAL MINUTES - SENTENCING AND JUDGMENT
Time Commenced: 9:04 am
Case No. 3:06cr83/MCR
Time Concluded: 11:13 am
Date June 29, 2007
Sentence imposed as to Counts 13-57:
Custody of BOP for 1 year & 1 day;
supervised release for 3 years;
fine $3,500, and
SMA of $ 4,500 (due immediately).
Deft shall remain on bond and self - surrender by 12:00 noon on August 31, 2007.
SEE FORMAL JUDGMENT.
HON. M. Casey Rodgers, JUDGE
Asst. U.S. Attorney
(DEFENDANT LISTED BELOW)
Jo D. Hovind
ATTORNEYS FOR DEFENDANT
DFT has read the presentence investigation (PSR) report and
has discussed it with his/her attorney.
Objections were made to the PSR.
DEFENDANT ADJUDICATED GUILTY OF COUNT(S): 13-57;
DFT remanded to custody of Bureau of Prisons on count(s) 13-57.
Imprisonment for a term of 1 yr & 1 day.
Fine of $3,500
SMA OF $4,500 due immediately
S/R or PROBATION.
Dft is under: Supervised Release upon completion of term of imprisonment for a period of 3 years.
With the following special conditions or modifications:
DFT shall not own or possess a firearm, dangerous weapon
or destructive device.
DFT shall submit to: suspended testing for the use of drugs
or alcohol to excess;
DFT shall provide requested financial information to the U.S. Probation Officer.
DFT shall not incur new lines of credit and
DFT shall not transfer or dispose of any assets without
the prior approval of the probation officer.
DFT committed to the custody of the U.S. Department of Justice.
DFT to surrender to USMS at Pensacola or the designated institution at his/her own expense no later than 12:00 noon on August 31, 2007.
Court informs Dft of right to appeal.
Court recommends place of incarceration at / near Federal Prison
Camp Marianna, Florida.
DFT addresses the Court.
FINAL ORDER OF FORFEITURE entered.
9:04 Court in session
9:07 Govt (Heldmyer) argues Second Sentencing Memorandum (doc #208)
9:24 Defense (Barringer) argues response (doc.#210)
9:35 Govt responds
9:40 Famly/friends speak on Deft's behalf (Mary Smith, Teresa Schneider, Ladonna Wise, Eric Hovind, John Gusti)
9:53 Deft JO HOVIND addresses the Court
10:10 Court inquiry; Deft Jo Hovind responds
10:13 Govt addresses the Court
10:16 Court in recess
10:43 Court in session
10:45 Court addresses entire courtroom
11:06 Court imposes sentence
11:11 Defense inquiry re: custody; Court will allow Ms.Hovind to self-report on August 31, 2007 by 12:00 noon
Filed in Open Court
Initials of Deputy Clerk