United States District Court, W.D. Missouri, Western Division
March 6, 2015
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff,
LAWRENCE ALLEN VILLAR, Defendant.
BETH PHILLIPS, District Judge.
This matter comes before the Court on review of the Forensic Report, (Doc. 25), prepared by Order of the Court, (Doc. 21), pursuant to the Government's Motion for Psychiatric Examination of the Defendant, (Doc. 18). United States Magistrate Judge Sarah W. Hays has recommended that this Court enter an Order find Defendant is mentally competent to stand trial. (Doc. 31.) No objections were filed by the parties.
After an independent and careful review, the Court ADOPTS Judge Hays' Report and Recommendation, (Doc. 31). Accordingly, the Court find Defendant is not currently suffering from a mental disease or defect which would prevent him from understanding the nature and consequences of the proceedings against him or assisting in his defense.
IT IS SO ORDERED.