USA v. Albert Melvin


Opinion issued by court as to Appellant Albert Stanley Melvin. Decision: Dismissed. Opinion type: Non-Published. Opinion method: Per Curiam. Motion to dismiss appeal due to appeal waiver filed by Appellee USA is GRANTED. (See 08/21/2017 opinion)(GBT/SM/WHP) [7811467-2]. The opinion is also available through the Court's Opinions page at this link

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Case: 16-10040 Date Filed: 08/21/2017 Page: 1 of 2 [DO NOT PUBLISH] IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE ELEVENTH CIRCUIT _________________________ 16-10040 Non-Argument Calendar _________________________ D.C. Docket No. 8:13-cr-00309-SDM-EAJ-1 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff-Appellee, versus ALBERT STANLEY MELVIN, Defendant-Appellant. ________________________ Appeal from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida ________________________ (August 21, 2017) Before TJOFLAT, MARCUS and WILLIAM PRYOR, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM: The Government=s motion to dismiss this appeal pursuant to the appeal waiver in Appellant=s plea agreement is GRANTED. United States v. Bushert, 997 F.2d Case: 16-10040 Date Filed: 08/21/2017 Page: 2 of 2 1343, 1350-51 (11th Cir. 1993) (sentence appeal waiver will be enforced if it was made knowingly and voluntarily); United States v. Grinard-Henry, 399 F.3d 1294, 1296 (11th Cir. 2005) (waiver of the right to appeal includes waiver of the right to appeal difficult or debatable legal issues or even blatant error). 2

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