USA v. Luis Astello-Villasana

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UNPUBLISHED OPINION FILED. [17-40082 Dismissed as Frivolous] Judge: PEH , Judge: EHJ , Judge: JES Mandate pull date is 09/05/2017 for Appellant Luis Javier Astello-Villasana; granting motion to withdraw as counsel filed by Mr. H. Michael Sokolow [8470229-2] [17-40082]

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Case: 17-40082 Document: 00514114468 Page: 1 Date Filed: 08/14/2017 IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT No. 17-40082 Summary Calendar United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit FILED August 14, 2017 Lyle W. Cayce Clerk UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff-Appellee v. LUIS JAVIER ASTELLO-VILLASANA, Defendant-Appellant Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas USDC No. 1:16-CR-657-1 Before HIGGINBOTHAM, JONES, and SMITH, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM: * The Federal Public Defender appointed to represent Luis Javier AstelloVillasana has moved for leave to withdraw and has filed a brief in accordance with Anders v. California, 386 U.S. 738 (1967), and United States v. Flores, 632 F.3d 229 (5th Cir. 2011). Astello-Villasana has not filed a response. We have reviewed counsel’s brief and the relevant portions of the record reflected therein. We concur with counsel’s assessment that the appeal presents no Pursuant to 5TH CIR. R. 47.5, the court has determined that this opinion should not be published and is not precedent except under the limited circumstances set forth in 5TH CIR. R. 47.5.4. * Case: 17-40082 Document: 00514114468 Page: 2 Date Filed: 08/14/2017 No. 17-40082 nonfrivolous issue for appellate review. Accordingly, counsel’s motion for leave to withdraw is GRANTED, counsel is excused from further responsibilities herein, and the APPEAL IS DISMISSED. See 5TH CIR. R. 42.2. 2

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