US v. Susan Rose


UNPUBLISHED PER CURIAM OPINION filed. Motion disposition in opinion--denying Motion to expand certificate of appealability (Local Rule 22(a)) [998450664-2] Originating case number: 2:05-cr-00134-WDK-FBS-9,2:09-cv-00348-MSD Copies to all parties and the district court/agency. [998476640] [10-7350]

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US v. Susan Rose Doc. 0 Case: 10-7350 Document: 8 Date Filed: 12/02/2010 Page: 1 UNPUBLISHED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT No. 10-7350 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff - Appellee, v. SUSAN TOMIKO ROSE, a/k/a Suzie, Defendant - Appellant. Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, at Norfolk. Mark S. Davis, District Judge. (1:05-cr-00134-WDK-FBS-9; 2:09-cv-00348-MSD) Submitted: November 18, 2010 and AGEE, Circuit Decided: Judges, and December 2, 2010 HAMILTON, Senior Before SHEDD Circuit. Dismissed by unpublished per curiam opinion. Susan Tomiko Rose, Appellant Pro Se. Laura Marie Everhart, Assistant United States Attorney, Norfolk, Virginia, for Appellee. Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit. Case: 10-7350 Document: 8 Date Filed: 12/02/2010 Page: 2 PER CURIAM: Susan Tomiko Rose seeks to appeal the district court's order dismissing her 28 U.S.C.A. 2255 (West Supp. 2010) motion. We dismiss the appeal for lack of jurisdiction because the notice of appeal was not timely filed. When the United States or its officer or agency is a party, the notice of appeal must be filed no more than sixty days after the entry of the district court's final judgment or order, Fed. R. App. P. 4(a)(1)(B), unless the district court extends the appeal period under Fed. R. App. P. 4(a)(5), or reopens the appeal period under Fed. R. App. P. 4(a)(6). timely filing of a notice of appeal in a civil case "[T]he is a jurisdictional requirement." 214 (2007). Bowles v. Russell, 551 U.S. 205, The district court's order was entered on the docket on June 11, 2010. 16, 2010. The notice of appeal was filed on September Because Rose failed to file a timely notice of appeal or to obtain an extension or reopening of the appeal period, we dismiss the appeal. We deny Rose's motion to expand the certificate of appealability. We dispense with oral argument because the facts and legal contentions are adequately presented in the materials before the court and argument would not aid the decisional process. DISMISSED 2

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