Mikell v. MCDANIEL

Filing 48

ORDER DISMISSING CASE. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the 6 petition for a writ of habeas corpus is DENIED. The clerk shall enter judgment accordingly. FURTHER ORDERED that a certificate of appealability is DENIED. Signed by Judge Robert C. Jones on 3/18/2011. (Copies have been distributed pursuant to the NEF - KO)

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MCDANIEL l 8 on Nove rII 1 Rj a d Be n r wa as c i g r t ' so r e mbe , 999, ch r r a d s e urw ua d bra lt out Doc. 48 19 com pany, whc sr ie g ngma hi splc di bas Hearve i ava a aba na d ih e vc d ami l ne a e n r. ri d n n t r me 20 M ugshot t pi up a t s, o ck echni an w ho wass ci m achi t e. A m ar Cadil w ih a ci ervi ng nes her oon lac t i ' ! E ! 21 lghtc or d t pule i t t e pa ki I t t r e pe e wer i t c r Two m e g ou oft i - ol e op l d n o h r ng o ; h e opl e n he a . n ot t he 22 car hel gunsatBer d,and dem anded t he gi t d nar hat ve hem m oney. The al t hi walet pi ol y so ook s l , st , , 23 and r o. A ferpr ng t t m en t he had no m oney,one m an,whom Ber d i ii as . adi t ovi o he hat nar dentfed 24 pettoner' co- endantBr n,r ur t t Cadil The ot m an,w hom Ber d i ii ii s def ow et ned o he lac. her nar dentfed I ! 25 aspettoner,st ii ayed i t van. Al oft n he l hem pr oceeded t anot l i and Ber d notced t o her ocaton, nar i he 1 ! i l i . 2 I e s paen mb ro teCa ilcb fr b igt dt c v r se e They demanded t t 6 i n e lt u e f h d l eo e en ol o o e hi y s c a ha . cy o n her tbls nt c r r s 27 se na dca 1 ora tc ni a t pr e d wih mon t a ot esa ihme , whih Be na d' r r 1 f e h cin o oc e t ( i k 28 c nydi nots vce t pa ajck .Afe awhie, ha n me a s c s,t me dr ompa d cri ,o y a pot tr l not vig t ny uc e s he n ove l j i 1 . 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He i ii t t r m an,pettoner sco- endantAdam son,i a phot aphi lnehe r t dentfed be hid ii ' def n ogr c i 19 up. 20 ' The ti s a t d w ih aI t r co de e a s A fe t s con da Ada s n a e d ral t re t I h ee - f nd nt . i r he e d y, m o gr e 21 t pl guit t cons r t com m i r o ead ly o piacy o t obber and Br y, own agr t pl guit t r eed o ead ly o obber Cr g y. ai r 22 M ueler whos I of i wasappoi ed t r es pettoner t tfed att posl, e aw fce nt o epr ent ii , es ii he tconvi i cton 23 evi i y hearng t t pr uton of er pettonera pl bar n, butt pettoner dentar i hat he osec i f ed ii ea gai hat ii 24 declned. Ex. p. (/ .Thejr oundpeti rg l i 66, 31 /43) uy ione uit t y. ! i i I i 25 Pettone wa con ce ofkina ngwih t us ofad adl we pon a d r c y ii r s vitd d pi t he e e y a n obb r I ! 5 ; 26 wih t us ofa d dl wea . Ex. ( 5)1Peii r ppe ld, ndt Ne daSupe Cour t he e ea y pon 5 #l . ttone a ae a be va rme t 27 I 1 I I 2 8 . lh jd me t f o vcinsae crn o syta iwa pusa tt ape . ' e u g n o c n it tts ro cu l htt s run o la r o - i i i ! 2- ! j ' j 1 ' i ! I ! I ! ! I ! i i l atr d.Ex.1 ( l .Peii e t nfldap tc nvi i ha a copuspeii i saec t fime 0 # 5) tton r he ic os-o cton be s r tton n tt our. 2 Ex. 1 ,1 ( 1 .'h saec t p ntdc ns lorprs nt t ine , ndc el e a 1 2 / 5) r e tt our a poi e ou e t e e e pei o r a ouns sld / ' t . ' 1 ; ! : 3 s pl nt Ex.1 ( 5 .Thcsat c ur c c e a e de i yhea i Ex. ( . up eme . 4 #l ) t e o t ondu t d n vi ntar rng. 66 #43) 4 App r nty t r w a a a t m ptt n gota e apl a a r e e a t rt e de i r hea i b i a e l he e s n te o e it e g e m nt f e he vi nta y rng, ut t i i ' ! 5 wa uns c s f a t sa ec tde e t ha a c r pe ii Ex. ( ) Peii r s uc e sul nd he tt our nid he be s o pus tton. 71 #43 . ttone 6 appeal , a t Ne daSupe Cour at me Ex. ( 5) ed nd he va rme t fi d. 21 #1 . r ! i ' 7 Pettone t nco nc dt sa i Beoes r n t peiin( )upo ii r he mme e hi cton. fr evig he tto #6 n 8 rs o d ns tec u'ds se (5 g o n sla d2b c u ete weewi o t rt e p n e t,h o l imis d / ) r u d n e a s h y r t u mei. t / h Re p n e t fldamot nt ds s ( 4 , r un ta p tt n rh dn te h u tdhsa albl s o d ns i e i o imis #1 )ag ig h t eii e a o x a se i v i e o o a I sa ec ur r me e .Th co tgrntd ( 4)t moton.Pettone dimis d(/ g ou 3,4, 0 tt o t e dis e ur a e #2 he i ii r s s e /28) r nds ll a 5 Gr nds 6 7,a d 8 r m ai f a dec son on t rm e i . nd . ou , n e n or ii hei r t s 12 Pettonercl m ed i gr ii ai n ound 1t , aaerhi co- endanc pl hat s def s eaded guit t ti ly, he ral ! i i : i i i l c r s ul ha gi ntej yac utonayi tu ton.Thi co t tnni dt ttesmpl 3 ou t ho d ve ve h ur a i r nsrci s ur dee ne ha h i e 1 satme t tt j g ves fie Ore ( )( tngUnie Sttsv.W aha ua 442F. 4 t e ntha he udge a ufc d. d r #5 cii td ae s ba b, 2d 1 11 ,1l (t Ci.1 ) Re s na ej it wo dnotfn t sc l i t bed baabl or 5 27 29 9h r 971. a o bl urss ul id hi oncuson o e t e ' l wr , and t cour w ilnotisue a cerii eofappeal lt on t si ue. 6 ong he t l s tfcat abiiy hi ss 1 7 ( G r und 2 wa a c ai t tt t i lc t r e be a e i ca va s d pe ii ne a o s l m ha he r a our e r d c us t n s e tto r bout ' 18 hi r ght t t tf ort r ai sientafert def nse had r ed. T'e cour dim i sed t sgr s i s o es iy o em n l t he e est h t s s hi ound E 19 becauset Supr e Courtoft Unicd St eshas neverhel t a ti cour m ustadvi a he em he t at d bat ral t se . 20 dee n ab tos rght.Or r( .Re s a ej it woul nottndt sc l i t b fnda t out h e i s de #5) a on bl urss d ' hi oncuson o e i 2l debat e orwr abl ong,and t courtwilnoti ue a cerii e ofappeal biiy on t s isue. he l ss tfcat a lt hi s ' ! 22 Thc partesagr , and t cour det ned,t gr i eed he t enni hat ounds 3,4,and 5 w e e not r ! : 2 e h u tdb cu e ato g p tin rrie teise i toego n si teme rn u 3 x a se ea s, l u h eio e asd h su sn h s ru d n h moa d m h t 24 s uppori hi pr - s sat habeascor petton,hi l er appoi ed pos tng s oper per on t e pus ii s at nt tconvi i cton i i 25 co eldi notpr e t i s s t t Ncv da Su e e Co ton a pe lfom t de a oft uns d es nt he s ue o hc a pr m ur p ' r he ni l he a : ! ! : ! 26 peii or rpp.23( .Re s b1 ursswoul no hn t sc clsont bede tbl or tton de, - #24) 'aona ej it d t d hi on u i o baa e . 27 wr ong and t courtwilnoti s a cer iicat ofappeal lt on t s is he l s ue tt e abiiy hi s ue. , 28 - E ; 3- : ! l i . 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' nn c ads n, 22 397U. 759 771& n.4( 97 .A p ttone cl mi i fe i a ssa eofc e mus S. , 1 1 0) cii r ai ng nefctve sitnc ounsl t 23 de tae()t tt dee eat ne srprsnttondf lbeow a obe tvesa r of monsrt 1 ha he fns tor y' e ee ai tel l n j ci tndad 2 r a o e e s' Stiklnd v. a hiat 466 U. 668 688( 98 ,a ( t tt at ne s 4 e s nabln s , rc a ' W s n on, S. , 1 4) nd 2) ha he tor y' ' E i i 1 i r 2 d tcet efr nepeu ie ted fn a tu hta 'h r iarao a l po a it ta, ut 5 ciin p romac rjdcd h ee d n sc h t' ee s c sn be rb bly h tb t i 26 f couns ' unpr essonaleror t r ul oft pr or els of i r s, he es t he oceedi woul have been dif ent' i at ng d f er ,' d. . ; ! ! 27 6 tl l r i nora o frac r de di a i fe ieassa ecam t a o c t 94. s- hee s e s n o ou t ci ng n nefctv sitnc li o ppra h he r 28 4- i i ! ! j ' i ' ! : ' j I ! . . ' l ! 1 i i E i ! l i r i t sa e or oreven t addr bot com ponent oft i r i t def nquiy n he m der o ess h s he nquiy f he endantm akcs 2 an i uf i entshowi on one.' 1 at697. ns fci ng ' d. 3 Sti and expr sl declnes t artcul e s ciic gui i f ator rckl es y i o i at pe t delnes or t ney ! l : : 4 per or ance beyond gener i dutes i udi t dut ofl t t dut t avoi conti sof f m alzed i , ncl ng he y oyaly, he y o d lct i ! j E 5 itrs,h d t t a v ct ted fn a tscu ea dted yt c mmunct wi tecin neette uy o d oae h ee d n' a s,n h ut o o iae t h l t h e 6 ove t e co s oft pr e uton. 466 U . a 688. The Cour a de detni de e s c uns ls r h ur e he os c i S. t t voi d i ng f n e o e ' $ 1 ! i 1 ! i 1 7 dute s e a tveya t gi rs t a c c itfrj ci e al tonofatr y is o xh usi l s o ve ie o he kls o udi al v uai tone 8 pe f r nc ...Any s h s tofr e woul i e f r wib t c tt i lypr e td ro ma e. uc e uls d ntree t he onsiutonal otc e 9 i ndependence ofcounseland r rctt wi l iude counselm us have i m aki t i esti he de att t n ng actcal 1 deci ons.' 1 at6880 si ' d. 89. 11 Revi ofan ator sper onnance m us bc hi y def ental' and m us adopt cw t ney' f t ' ghl er i j ' t I ! 1 c u e'p rpet ea tet o tec aln e c n utt a odtet itrigefcso 2 o nsls es ci th i fh h l g d o d c o v i h f sot fet f v me e d n 13 hi i .' Sti a 466 U. a 68 A r e i cou t us ' nd g a s r ng p es pton t t ndsght ' rckl nd, S. t 9. evi w ng r m t t ul e to r um i ha i 1 couns ' conductf l wihi t w i r 4 els als t n he de ange ofr easonabl pr essonalassit e of i sance;t i t hat s, he j i i E ( 1 d fn a t s o ec metep eu to t a> n e tecru tn e ,h c aln e a t n 5 ee d n mu t v ro h rs mpin h tu d r h ic msa c s te h l g d ci e o 1 t ghtb c i r s undtilsrtgy.' l (iainomitd) 6 mi e onsdeed o ra tae '' d. ctto te . 17 The Si h Am endm entdoesnotguar ee efectvecouns perse,butr hera f r xt ant f i el at ai 1 8 pr c e ng w ih a r i bl o c e. See Sti kl nd, U . a 691 92. See a s J nni v. o e di t ela e utom rc a 466 S. t lo e nas 1 W o or ,290 F.d 1 ,1 2 ( hCi. 02) Cons que l ade 9 odf d 3 006 01 9t r 20 . e nty, monsr to t tc uns lf l ta in ha o e el i ; : j 20 beow a o j ci sa adofra o blne saonei i ufi e t warntatn ngof l n b e tve tnd r e s na e s l s ns tcinto ra i di 21 i f i assst nefectve i ance. n epettonerm ustal show t t ator s s parpedbr ance ii so hat he t ney' ubm 22 p rjdi dtedee e Stiklnd, U. a 69192.Theemus beara o bl pr biiytat . eu cc h fns . rc a 466 S. t r t e s na e oba lt h , 23 butf t ator . chalenged conduct t r toft pr br he t ney) s l he oceedi i ques i woul have bcen ng n ton d , he esul 24 dif ent I at694. tA r ona epr fer . d. eas bl obabiiy i a pr lt s obabiiy s fci t underm i confdence lt uf i ent o ne i 25 i t out e. 1 n he com d. 26 l gr n ound 6,pettonercl m st he r ved i f i as st ii ai hat ecei nef ectve si ance ofappelat le : : 5 ' E ! ; ! I ; 27 c ns lbe a e a lat c uns ldi notr i eon die ta pe lt i s ofw he he pe ii ers ou c c us ppe l e o e d as r c p a he s ue t r tton ' 28 5- I ! ! E. : ! ' 4 E j * ' I ; i ; E ! E I 1 ti s d have been s ed fom t ti ofhi co- endant O n t si ue,t Nevada ral houl cver r he ral s def s. hi ss he . : 2 Supr e Cour hel em t d: 3 Fi l , M i ke c e t t! pelt c naly k l ontnds ha p lae ouns s oul ha a s re ona a t t el h d ve s e td ppe l ha : r h wa e ild t as pa aetl f S ci c ly,M i la gu t tsgn fca t e s ntte o e r t ra . pe t al i kke r cs ha i ii n : 4 ! j . i ' : 5 6 7 s lov re de efom ac dcfnda peu c hi sbuthen lct t i ntf t pil e vi nc r o- e nt rj dicd m eae s o de iy he oblma i e d c M i a s a s rst taj ntiilprj dle hi b c us e tc vien e. kkel lo s e t ha oi ra eu Y d m e a e c ls t c-eednsetrdp.tpes uigteta,evn hma tesl 1 wo odfnat nee 3y ladr h r lfaig i sb oe T l 1 1 n i d fn a t Th dsnc c uto n ta a p l t c u sl sn tn fel efr eq d n. e it't o rfu d h t p el e o ne wa o iefci o a v fnd ngsoff c i t sr ga d a e e r o . n us t di ti tc - di note rl i i a t n hi e r r r one us , he s rc oul d t r n denyi t scl m . ng hi ai r sn t stf tl'matrona a .M i lha nots wnt te dsnc c pr' ailg hi 'uie' te ppe l kke s ho hat h it t o ts 1 ! 8 Ex. 1 p.3( 1 . Pe ii err ie t si hi s pl ntlsat ha a c pusme an 2 , # 5)2 tton a s d hi n s up eme a t e be s or mor dum, 9 r es ed by couns . Pettonerar epr ent el ii gued t t e was sgnii spil hat her i fcant loverevi dence agai hi , nst m ! ! I ! : i E i 1 buthedi notal ewh t te de cewa .SeeEx.1 pp.57(/ 5.Att e de ir he rng, 0 d l eg atha vi n s 4, - /1 ) he vi ntay ai l1 peii rdi notal ewh tt s love evie ewa Se Ex. ( .Ona a fom t ttone d leg a he pil r d nc s. e 66 #43) ppe lr hc 12 d eni oft petton,he pr ent no evi al he ii es ed dence t t N evada Supr eCour t coul i cat o he em t hat d ndi e 13 t h . p i i ! a a lat c s lpefnne deiintya c usdpeii e prj c Se Ex.1 pp.1 1 t ppcl e oun e ro d fce l nd a e tton r eudie. e 8, 4- 6 1 ( 5 W ihoutt evi 4 #1 ) t e hat dence,pettonerdi notm eethi bur ofdem onstatng descjnt ii d s den r i 1 pef ma eorc uns la peudie consequenty,t N evada supr e cour r onabl 5 rbr nc o e nd rj c l he em t eas y . 1 ' l a idStiklnd.Re s a ej rsswoudnotfndt sc l i t bede tbl o wr a 6 pple rc a a on bl uit l i hi oncuson o baa e r ong, nd l7 t cour wilnotgr a cerii eofappeal lt on t isue. he t l ant tfcat abiiy he s l8 I gr n ound 7,pettonercl m s t he r ved i l i assst ii ai hat ecei nefkctve i ance oft alcounsel ri q E k 1 i i i ' : i l be a etilc s ldi no obe tt tei r ctonofprorba a tc de e Heflhe cai 9 c us ra oun e d t jc o h ntodu i i - d-c vi nc . tl r l ms l 20 t ta lat c s lpr vi d i fe i a ssa ebe aus a ela ec eldi notr ie t ha ppe l e oun e o de ne fctve s itnc c e pp lt ouns d as he 21 is on die ta ea . On t si s ,t Ne da Supr m e Cour he d: s ue r c pp l hi s ue he va e t l E : ; 22 24 2 3 pirb da t vdn e S e icl , ec ne d ta c u slh ul h v oJce ro a c e l c . p cf al h o tn sh t o ne so d a e be td i y t apolc gfi e ' r f r ea t lt ot rsm ia r re i t araa t o ie tc rs e eenc t na o he i lr obbe is n h e nd o anohc polc ofi e ' tsi ny c c r ng ac - e ntspo sbl g ng t r le fc rs e tmo on e ni o defndq ' s l e a afii l The dit cour s tcaly f flaton. snct t pecii l ound t no prorbad act wer hat l s e , Mi ln ap e t t uns wa iefe tv f no obe i t t a qi of kke ext r s ha co cl s n fcie or t jctng o he dmison i 1 : i ! 25 26 ar uns pporedlys sa l evl nc orcla l wr g.Th r f e t dlti e y t ? ub tntal de e e ry on c e or , he srct coul dl noter l denyi t s cl m . - d t rn ng hi ai i r p rya mie a til n ta c u s l r p ryr an dfo ma ig mpo el d t d tra a d h t o n e po el e ie rm kn t fiol obe tons M i lha pots rv ous j ci . kkr s hownt ttedlti c ur' fndi joff ct ha h srct o ts i ng a i i ! 27 1 i ; ! 28 z tto rjn mei s lds i el i s sat c ur doc nt. peiine ' a s pele t kk ' n ome t e o t ume s M ' - C 6- i i i . . ' E ! : ' : i . i i i l Ex. l p.2( l)(o noe omitd) Ont quetonoftsi ya smia r le , a s 2 , # 5 fot ts te . he si ' e tmon bout i lr obbei s J me 2 H ayes wasan ai uni ofi oft LasVegas M etopolt Polce Deparm ent He t tt a r t fcer he r ian i t . es iied bout ! : ; ; I 3 how heb c me i l e i t sca e: e a nvo v d n hi s . ! : E . 4 5 6 ' A BoFl en t c lc meo t ta r er had occur ed atD1and Sandhllatt I wh he al a ut hq obb .y r l he bele i Fa M ugs t t a c n tu k d r And t p we s a t d pr e di i l xe t s ho s o pl r c nve . he t re oc e ng n t atdlecl t t qc la t e l ol ai a we( c l d i o ma l on t h r ton o h ql s h nf p ton j e eve nf r ton he sus s t de pect , he scnpton oft vehl e,and t ngsIke t . l he cl hl l hat W ej t mece rfo NorhLa Ve s andweweeb t Spl et us ca la rm t zs ga , r y he gh ti . 7 8 9 1 0 Q Doyo rc lofha wha t decrpto oft ve cl wa ? u e al f nd the s i in he hi e s . ' i . A Yes I w asa m ar t ofCadil lghtt about* A nd t had t .t oon-ype lac, i op, 87. hey he lcens pl e. i e at ! i . ' ' ! ' 11 1 2 Q A blckmals a te h d l tl t a ve cl. Duet t e fc t atwe' h d s ve a q e , nd h y a qf n h t hl e o h ath ve a e r l col t n ruck r obberesl pr ousweeks i n evl - Di t ydeci whomi beta lngi t ts jct hi e d he slbe ght rvei n ha ube ve cl? Yes Theif tonq meo fom dipac ta t s j t weetr . nonnai a ut s th h the ubecs r hee E i ' i 1 3 1 4 tu k r bbc l o t ba l ofr eva e.Andce tl l ?i t y'eati c t t s r o res n he ss cl nc ran y f he r trbutd o he e THE CO URT: Rel evance,counsel ? MS.ACKS J PN: Yo rHo o , ' g igt o jc t a yrfrn et oh r on p n r Im on o br to n eee c o te c i idl duas t nwewoul ha h dadi rnttpeofhe rngbeoet sj ytil n vi l,he d ve a /ec y ai fr hi ur ra. l 5 16 l i ! E ; M S. CAMPBELL: YourHon ,1woul us- lla kan he qu sin. or dj t 'l s ot r e to l Ex.38 p.7 (/2) Pettone' cam t thi c ns ldi notobe tt Ha e 'tsi nya 7 , 9 /4 . ii rs li ha s ou e d j c o y s etmo bout ! : I ot rc ntuc r beisi b0t tu a irlva .Hi c dee da tsc s ldi o jc 8 be oi-r k ob re s h re nd ree nt s o- fn n' oun e d be t l s c esf l t t ttsi 9 u c suly o ha e tmony.Anobe tonb p ii rstilc uns lwoul h ebe n j ci y ettone ' ra o e d av e 20 r edundant Havi s . ng ucceeded atti >t e wasnot ng f pettoner, counselt appeal ral her hi or ii s o . 21 O n t ques i ofgang- f laton t i ony,Detctve Coli oft gang uni he ton afii i estm e i lns he t : : : I ! i i 22 ar esed Br n and notced Adam s att s r t ow i on he cene. How e ,on cr ver oss exam i i by Adam son' naton s 23 couns , hi t tm o r a di hi uni a hi pr s ncea t s e wa t op ie ofwhat el s es i ny eg r ng s t nd s e e t he c ne s he pos t 24 pettoneralegcs ii l : l : 25 26 Q A Ofi e Coli , youri vem enti t s i dent tc r lns nvol n hi nci Yes m a' . , am ! ! E : 1 i 27 28 . Q ar w a dlpat ea s s ched t t sar t hel out o hl ea o p ? - . s snotg ng-sltd.Youh pp dt beu teu tt tan u ti ta - ya a r ae a ene o n h ni,ha y ni n h t 7- ! j j ! ' ' . ' : E i ! j ' I 2 A Idon' know aboutany uni,butyeah. As f as lknow ,i was tgang t t ar t n' r j t d,no. eae E ! i I Ex. p.l (/ .Lae i t smecos-x miaton, ln tsiid: 38, 35 /42) tr n he a r se a n i Colis e tfe Q No y ,ea et sypnde oaht ty c dseama af balfed w our bl o a r t ha ou oul e n oot l il 4 lngt a ytom y a y r s et tt si tepes ( e h wa k ou, nd ou'e ur ha hi s h ron Adams )y r on ou'e 3 I ng atnow? ooki 5 ; : 6 A s whathew asw earng and 1woul s yeah,l was t s e guy. aw i d ay, t he am Ye .Ivede l wih hi be or .lves e hi a 901M c ila be or l s ' at t m f e ' e p m t W lims f e. 7 8 Q A Youdon'me nt s ggett tmycle i patofa ga doy t a o u s ha ints r ny ng ou? O kay,agai 1s d t s wasn' gang- el ed asf asIknew . n, ai hi t r at ar 9 ! ! Q Ok . So t ta we t tsano? ay ha ns r ha ' 10 l1 : A N o. H e di not asf as Iknow,com m i a gang- el ed cri e t ni . l d , ar t r at m hat ght don' know i your t f - i q i i i : l2 Q A 13 l4 , --clenti a gang m em berornot m a' . i s , am so - Ex 38 pp. 1 7- (/ ) W ha peti ragu si ae de eor i b a swa a t lya 3 38 /42 . t ione r c s vi nc pror ad ct s cual n t j ! : ! a iga o tc rgoig outofhi wa t e an t thi pr s nc a t a r ssdi n me n t t nt- ng fi e n s y o xpli ha s e e e t he re t d ot a ha 15 pettoncrand hi accomplceswer suspect ofgang actviy. Ther wasnot ng f ti couns ii s i e ed it e hi or ral el 16 l7 : j g E ! , t obe ta t r wa not ngf a pelaec nslt rieona a.Unde te e o j c, nd hee s hi or p lt ou e o as ppe l rhs cicu tnc s t Ne d Su e Co te s na ya ple Stiklnd.Reaona ej it woul r msa e ,he va a prme ur ra o bl p id rc a s bl urss d nott t e concl i t be debat e orw r ind hes us ons o abl ong,and t cour wilnotgr a cerii e of he t l ant ttcat appeal lt on t i ue. abiiy he ss , 19 20 21 22 Gr nd 8 i acai t a t eatol ywhor pr s t dpe ii rq til Er s ou s l m h t h t me e e en e ttone t ra , ne t Fi oa,di notpr l pr e and def pettoner O n t si ue,t Nevada Supr e Cour guer d opery epar end ii . hi ss he em t hel d: : 23 2 4 ( as lt n oftila d a pelt c ns .Hefr tqai t tti c ns wa n ssa ce ra n p lae op el is l ms ha ral ou rl s ot ade uael pr p r d f rti a e de e by: f il t p e e a o nl q t y e a l o ral s yl nc d alng o r s nt n pe ng bret 'an aii t cal t s e f ty de e e.Thedlti c ur dee n d i ly? lng o lwine s s or l f ns srct o t tnnie t M i ' as rtonsw er ba' alegatons and w e concl t he has not hat kkels se i e z l l , e ude hat Mike c ne d ta tedsrc c u t ro e u l d ne hscamso iefcie l l o tn s h th itit o r er n o sy e id i li f n fe t c v 2 5 i : 2 ! sae n; rsnlgas ot lsn ag me tcose n igtevci to ttme tpee t h rcolg ru n; rs-xajnn h itm o df n 26 27 28 Ex. . dgmonsr td t tt dititc ur e r d i s fndi Th r f e t diti cou t tae ba he src o t re n o i ng. e e or , he srct r d1 noter i denyi t scl m . d rn ng hi ai 2I p.2( l (oot tsomitd) , # 5) f noe te . 8 -- i j I i ; l ; ' l : ( : : . ( : I Pettonercom pl nsfr t Fi oadi notm eetpettoneruntlt t stday of ii ai ist hat guer d ii i he ir 2 t ti . Pe ii r sc pl ntdoe nott ke i o a c tw ha h ppe d be n t s n .Th he ral ttonq ' om ai s a nt c oun t a ne hi d he ce es e 1 i : : 3 t alcour appoi e t I ofi ofCr g M uelert r pr entpettoner M uelerand hi t ri t ntd he aw tces ai l o e es ii . l s wo 1 ( 4 ascae, iura n Kaai owokdo ptinrs aebfr ta,rigtf day soitsFgeo a d ln Ho, re n eio e'cs eoer lt n o i n t i y n 5 weakness i t pr ecuton' cas and e es n he os i s e nsuri t t w er doi ever hi t t coul ng hat hey e ng yt ng hat hey d i ! ' 6 dof p ii r Ex.6 p. (/ .Thepr e wa t tt ofhi c e weegoi t ti o or ettone. 6z 28 /43) oblm s ha wo s ass r ng o ral n 7 t sam e day, wi net rj ewii t a ommo t l , 3 (/ ) Muelrlane a ut he t ihe udg lng o cc h l dae. d.p. 2 / . le e r d bo 43 8 t sconflctaw eek bef e t s ar ofti ,a onceFi oa r i t hew oul need t hi i or he t t r al nd guer ealzed hat d o q. 9 r pr e peiine a ti 'hepr pa e non-t l .p.1 ( ) Eve t ugh Fi e oadi no e es nt tto r t ral e rd sop. d. 2 #43 . n ho 1 gu r d t l m eetpettoneruntlt day ofti ,i di notm ean t Fi oa wasunpr par d. 0 ii i he ral t d hat guer e e 1l Next pcttonercom pl nst Fi oacr , ii ai hat guer oss exam i Ber d onl f a s t ned nar y or hor . . ' 1 tm e,di notgi an openi st em ent and gave onl a s tcl ng ar ent Fi oa 2 i d ve ng at , y hor osi gum . guer i E ! 1 e ane tatheawa we tt r i c os exam i i oft pr 3 xpli d h l ys n hid n r s naton he osecuton1 w i ses. Ex.66,p. i s mes - ; I ' i 1 1 (/ ) l hi cr se mi to ofBenads e ds tiwa b c et ot rt d e e 4 4 /43 . f s os-xa nain r r e me hor,t s e aus he he wo efns 1 ator 5 t neys had aleady as t obvi ques i r ked he ous tons. 1 6 Regar ng t openi sat ent Fi oa r ved t t tlhi case. M ueler hi di he ng t em , guer eser hat m i s l, s 1 em pl ,t tfed t i ot cas t wer hopel sj he had 'as on an openi sat ent 7 oyer esii hat n her es hat e es : p sed ng t cm , l hopi t t pr 8 ng hat he osecuton woul m ake som e m i ake t he coul expl ti hi ar ent Ex. i d st hat d oi n s gum . ' ! 1 66, 30( ) Fi r d cie t tbe a eheha n e dc et pr s nt hewoul notma e a 9 p. #43 . gue oa c d d ha c us d o vi nc o e e , d k n ! ' I . . 20 op n sae nta i tads ehspoit frt agu nt l , 6(/ ) Be a s Fi eoa enig ttme nd nse av i ns o he r me . d.p. /43 . c u c gu r 2 l r er hi openi st em entuntlhi cas hi t i m ade sens W ihoutany eki es ved s ng at i s e, s actc e. t ' denceofhi s 22 own t pr o esent hi openi st em entwoul have consst ofem phaszi t bur ofpr and . , s ng at d i ed i ng he den oof 23 poi i outweakness i t pr ecuton' cas . Thi wasalo hi cl ng ar ent See Ex.39, ntng es n he os i s e s s s osi gum . ! ' r i 24 pp.3 41(/ ) l Fi eoag vea o ni satme , woul ha rp ae hi eft t j y 8- / . f gu r a n pe ng t e nthe 42 d ve e e td ms l o he ur 25 w ihi t span ofan hour t n he . 26 27 i : , ; ' : 1 . 28 3 he c twil s us M ue l r sa s s m e oft c s be ow . ' our l di c s r le ' s e s nt he a e l - 9' : ! 1 ! i : ! r i ! 1 Regar ng t cl ng ar ent whie i wasshor,Fi oa poi ed outw hathe di he osi gum , l t t guer nt ! ! ! i 2 t ughtwer t we k s pa t oft p os cuton' ca e: r r ss to t t t s e t ho e he a e t rs be r e i s s Be nad' hor pporuniy o e he 3 r bbe s t l ofa gun,and t l ofany ot physi evi o r , he ack he ack her cal dence t ted pettonert t bat i ii o he 4 crm e. Gi t nat e oft cas agai pcttoner t e w asItl ele t Fi oa coul do. i ven he ur he e nst ii , her ite s hat guer d 5 Regar ng t l ofi di he ack nvestgaton,pettonerdi notgi hi ator i i ii d ve s t neys anyt ng t bi o 6 i nvestgat M uelert ii t t i ormaton pettonergave hi aboutan albiw inesswas a i e. l estted hat he nf i ii m i t 7 trtna ofMi a aphon numbe t tha be ndic ecc Ex. p.27(/ ) No is me ke nd e rha d e somi td. 66, /43. 8 i nvestgat coul have f i or d ound s a per on. uch s : ; 9 ' Tur n t prj die,t e de ei t c s s wst eve i Fiueoah d nig o eu c he vi nc n he ae ho hat n f g r a 10 pr ed and i epar nvestgat t cas i t m annert pettonerar i ed he e n he hat ii gues,i woul nothave m ade a t d ( 11 di f ence. Regar essofBer d' i ii i ofpettoner he di see t lcens pl e num ber fer dl nar s dentfcaton ii , d he i e at ' 12 oft Cadil t was used i t r he lac hat n he obber He gave t polce t i onnaton shorty afert y. he i hat nf i l t he l3 r obber l t The he iopt rofi e notc d t ts e Ca la be ng drve a s tdit nc a s ef . lc e tc r i e ha am dil c i i n hor sa e way l 4 fom Ber d' l i The ofi keptviualcont on t Cadil as i ti t evade polce, r nar s ocaton. tcer s act he lac t red o i ' : : i 1 a t n t om ce kc vi u co ton on pe s , pe ii r a he fe t Ca la a wa 5 nd he he r pt s al nac e r on ttone , s l d he dil c nd s l6 arest by oficer on t gr r ed t s he ound. Polce t r cover Ber d' w aletf om t Cadil a i hen e ed nar s l r he lac nd 1 Be na d' r d o fom w he e ape s t e i outoft Ca la . W ih e d nce Ike t ta i t 7 r r s ai r r r on hr w t he dil c t vi e i ha ga ns 1 peii rnot ngc uns lc ul ha d woul ha afce tej y' ver c.Re s bl 8 ttone, hi o e o d ve one d ve fe td h ur s dit aona e 1 j rsswoul notfndt sc l int bede tbl orwr ,a t c ur wilnotga a 9 u it d i hi oncuso o baa e ong nd he o t l rnt 20 cerii e ofappeal lt on t i ue. tfcat abiiy he ss : : 2l 23 24 25 I I THEREFORE ORDERED t tt peiinf awrtofh e sc r ( i TS ha be tto or i ab a opus #6) s I I FURTHER ORDERED t tac riiat ofa aa lt i DENI T S ha e tfc e ppe lbiiy s ED Dat M ar 18, 2O11 ed: ch . : i i ' 2 DENI Th ceko tec u t h lc tr u g n a c r igy 2 ED. e lr f h o r s al ne j d me t c odn l. i : ; E 2 6 27 28 - ' U nied St e t at i rctJudge sti . I i i i ( 1 0- i 1 .

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