United States District Court, W.D. Missouri, Western Division
MEMORANDUM OF MATTERS DISCUSSED AND ACTION TAKEN AT
E. LARSEN UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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 me on August 1, 2018. Defendant Caesar V. Vaca
appeared in person and with appointed counsel William Ermine.
The United States of America appeared by Assistant United
States Attorney William Alford.
24, 2018, an indictment was returned charging Defendant with
one count of Felon in Possession of a Firearm/Ammunition
pursuant to 18 U.S.C. §§ 922(g)(1) and 924(a)(2).
The following matters were discussed and action taken during
the pretrial conference:
William Alford announced that he will be the trial counsel
for the government. The case agent to be seated at counsel
William Ermine announced that he will be the trial counsel
for Defendant Caesar Vaca.
is a pending motion for order to sever counts filed by
defendant Caesar Vaca. The motion was filed on 7/30/2018. The
Government's response is due Monday August 6, 2018, by
the close of business.
Alford announced that the government intends to call thirty
witnesses without stipulations or twenty (20) witnesses with
stipulations during the trial.
Ermine announced that Defendant Vaca intends to call four to
six (4-6) witnesses during the trial.
[ ] will
] will not testify.
Alford announced that the government will offer approximately
fifty (50) exhibits in evidence during the trial.
Ermine announced that Defendant Vaca will offer approximately
zero (0) exhibits in evidence during the trial.