UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEBRASKA
April 12, 2013
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
CHRISTOPHER ESPINOZA, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Richard G. Kopf Senior United States District Judge
FINAL ORDER OF FORFEITURE
This matter comes on before the Court upon the United States' Motion for Final Order of Forfeiture (Filing No. 72). The Court reviews the record in this case and, being duly advised in the premises, finds as follows:
1. On January 31, 2013, the Court entered a Preliminary Order of Forfeiture (Filing No. 47) pursuant to the provisions of Title 18, United States Code, Sections 2252A(a)(2) and 2253, based upon the Defendant's plea of guilty to Count I and the Forfeiture Allegation of the Indictment filed herein. By way of said Preliminary Order of Forfeiture, the Defendant's interest in one Dell laptop computer, serial number GRVDPB1, and one HP desktop computer, serial number 3CR84119WH, was forfeited to the United States.
2. Notice of Criminal Forfeiture was posted on an official internet government forfeiture site, www.forfeiture.gov, for at least thirty consecutive days, beginning on February 8, 2013, as required by Rule G(4)(a)(iv)(C) of the Supplemental Rules for Admiralty or Maritime Claims and Asset Forfeiture Actions. A Declaration of Publication was filed herein on April 11, 2013 (Filing No. 71).
3. The Court has been advised by the United States no Petitions have been filed. From a review of the Court file, the Court finds no Petitions have been filed.
4. The Plaintiff's Motion for Final Order of Forfeiture should be sustained. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED, ADJUDGED AND DECREED as follows:
A. The Plaintiff's Motion for Final Order of Forfeiture is hereby sustained.
B. All right, title and interest in and to the Dell laptop computer, serial number GRVDPB1, and HP desktop computer, serial number 3CR84119WH, held by any person or entity, are hereby forever barred and foreclosed.
C. The aforementioned properties described above, be, and the same hereby are, forfeited to the United States of America.
D. The United States is directed to dispose of said properties in accordance with law.
BY THE COURT:
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