Hopskin v. USA

Filing 16

ORDER by Magistrate Judge Kevin R. Sweazea Setting Evidentiary Hearing for May 20, 2021 at 09:00 AM to be held via Zoom. (atc)

Download PDF
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW MEXICO UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff/Respondent, v. No. 99-CR-571 MV No. 17-CV-1255 MV/KRS KEITH HOPSKIN, Defendant/Movant. ORDER SETTING EVIDENTIARY HEARING THIS MATTER is before the Court pursuant to the scheduling conference held on March 31, 2021. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that an evidentiary hearing will be held via Zoom on May 20, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. The Court will send Zoom invitations to the parties at least two weeks prior to the hearing. At the hearing, the parties may present evidence on the remaining claim in this case, which is Defendant/Movant Keith Hopskin’s claim in his Motion under 28 U.S.C. § 2255, (CR Doc. 61) that his former counsel was ineffective for failing to file an appeal. See (CIV Doc. 10) (adopting Proposed Findings and Recommended Disposition). IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that Mr. Hopskin, Mr. Hopskin’s counsel, counsel for the United States, and Mr. Hopskin’s former counsel, shall all attend the hearing. Mr. Hopskin’s counsel shall coordinate with the United States Marshals Service and the prison facility to ensure Mr. Hopskin’s appearance at the hearing. Counsel for the United States shall ensure Mr. Hopskin’s former counsel’s appearance at the hearing. IT IS SO ORDERED. _______________________________________ KEVIN R. SWEAZEA UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.

Why Is My Information Online?