United States District Court, W.D. Missouri, Western Division
MEMORANDUM OF MATTERS DISCUSSED AND ACTION TAKEN AT PRETRIAL CONFERENCE
SARAH W. HAYS, Magistrate Judge.
Pursuant to the order of the Court en banc of the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri, a pretrial conference was held in the above-entitled cause before the undersigned United States Magistrate Judge on June 25, 2015. The defendant appeared in person and with appointed counsel, Steve Moss. The United States of America appeared by Assistant United States Attorney Christina Tabor.
The following matters were discussed and action taken during the pretrial conference:
II. Trial Counsel
Ms. Tabor announced that she will be the trial counsel for the Government. The case agent to be seated at counsel table is Detective Michael Wells of the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department.
Mr. Moss announced that he will be the trial counsel for the defendant.
III. Outstanding Motions
The Government has filed a motion in limine, doc. #22, seeking to exclude as hearsay, the defendant's statements at the time of his arrest denying any knowledge of the gun. Defense counsel may seek to exclude certain items of evidence based upon their late disclosure.
IV. Trial Witnesses
Ms. Tabor announced that with the stipulations agreed to by the defendant, the Government will call 4-5 witnesses.
Mr. Moss announced that the defendant intends to call less than 4 witnesses during the trial of this case. The defendant may testify.
V. Trial Exhibits
Ms. Tabor announced that the Government will offer approximately 24 exhibits in evidence ...