United States District Court, D. Nebraska
M. Bazis, United States Magistrate Judge
matter is before the court on Defendant's Motion to
Extend Pretrial Motion Deadline. (Filing No. 28.)
Defendant seeks an additional four weeks in which to file
pretrial motions in accordance with the progression order.
Defendant's counsel represents that Defendant will file
an affidavit wherein he consents to the motion and
acknowledges he understands the additional time may be
excludable for the purposes of the Speedy Trial Act.
Defendant's counsel represents that the government's
counsel has no objection to the motion. For good cause shown,
I find that the motion should be granted. Pretrial motions
shall be filed by February 8, 2017.
Defendant's Motion to Extend Pretrial Motion Deadline
(Filing No. 28) is granted. Pretrial motions shall
be filed on or before February 8, 2017.
ends of justice have been served by granting such motion and
outweigh the interests of the public and Defendant in a
speedy trial. The additional time arising as a result of the
granting of the motion, i.e., the time between January 9,
2017 and February 8, 2017, shall be deemed excludable time in
any computation of time under the requirement of the Speedy
Trial Act for the reason Defendant's counsel required
additional time to adequately prepare the case, taking into
consideration due diligence of counsel, and the novelty and