Case Number: 8:07CR63-001

USM Number: 21497-047
Defendants' Attorney: Glenn A. Shapiro


[x] pleaded guilty to count(s) 1 of the Indictment on August 9, 2007.

Accordingly, the court has adjudicated that the defendant is guilty of the following offense:

Guilty Offense

Title & Section

Nature of Offense

Offense Ended



Embezzlement of Labor Funds



The defendant is sentenced as provided in pages 2 through 7 of this judgment. The sentence is imposed pursuant to the Sentencing Reform Act of 1984.

It is ordered that the defendant must notify the United States attorney for this district within 30 days of any change of name, residence, or mailing address until all fines, restitution, costs, and special assessments imposed by this judgment are fully paid. If ordered to pay restitution, the defendant must notify the court and United States attorney of material changes in economic circumstances.

October 23,2007
Date of Imposition of Judgment

Signature of Judge

Lyle E. Strom, Senior United States District Judge
Name and Title of Judicial Officer




The defendant is hereby committed to the custody of the United States Bureau of Prisons to be imprisoned for a term of five (5) months at CH, Inc. Council Bluffs, Iowa.

The defendant shall surrender for service of sentence at the institution designated by the Bureau of Prisons as notified by the Probation or Pretrial Services Office.


I hereby acknowledge receipt of a copy of this judgement this _____ day of _______________.

__________________________Signature of Defendant


It is hereby acknowledged that the defendant was delivered on the ____ day of ______________ to______________, with a certified copy of this judgement.

________________________United States Warden


NOTE:The following certificate must also be completed if the defendant has not signed the Acknowledgement of Receipt, above.


It is hereby certified that a copy of this judgement was served upon the defendant this___day of ________________.

______________________UNITED STATES WARDEN




Upon release from imprisonment, the defendant shall be on supervised release for a term of three (3) years.

The defendant shall not commit another federal, state or local crime.

The defendant shall not possess a firearm, destructive device, or any other dangerous weapon.

If this judgment imposes a fine or restitution, it is a condition of supervised release that the defendant pay in accordance with the Schedule of Payments sheet of this judgment.

The defendant must comply with standard conditions that have been adopted by this court as well as with any additional conditions on the attached page.


1) the defendant shall not leave the judicial district without permission of the court or probation officer;

2) the defendant shall report to the probation officer and shall submit a truthful and complete written report within the first five days of each month;

3) the defendant shall answer truthful all inquiries by the probation officer and follow the instructions of the probation officer;

4) the defendant shall support his or her dependants and meet other family responsibilities:

5) the defendant shall work regularly at a lawful occupation, unless excused by the probation officer for schooling, training or other acceptable reasons;

6) the defendant shall notify the probation officer at least ten days prior to any change in residence or employment:

7) the defendant shall refrain from excessive use of alcohol and shall not purchase, possess, use, distribute, or administer any controlled substance or any paraphernalia related to any controlled substances, except as prescribed by a physician;

8) the defendant shall not frequent places where controlled substances are illegally sold, used, distributed, or administered;

9) the defendant shall not associate with any persons engaged in criminal activity, and shall not associate with any person convicted of a felony unless granted permission to do so by the probation officer:

10) the defendant shall permit a probation officer to visit him or her at any time at home or elsewhere and shall permit confiscation of any contraband observed in plain view of the probation officer.

11) the defendant shall notify the probation officer within seventy-two hours of being arrested or questioned by a law enforcement officer;

12) the defendant shall not enter into any agreement to act as an informer or a special agent of a law enforcement agency without the permission of the court; and

13) as directed by the probation officer, the defendant shall notify third parties of risks that may be occasioned by the defendant's criminal record or personal history or characteristics, and shall permit the probation officer to make such notifications and to confirm the defendant's compliance with such notification requirement.



1. The defendant shall cooperate in the collection of DNA as directed by the probation officer, pursuant to the Public Law 108-405 (Revised DNA Collection Requirements Under the Justice for All Act of 2004), if such sample was not collected during imprisonment.

2. The requirement of 18 U.S.C. § 3583 (d) regarding drug testing within fifteen (15) days of release on supervised release and at least two (2) periodic drug tests thereafter, is suspended until further order of the Court because the Presentence Investigation Report on the defendant and other reliable sentencing information indicates a low risk of future substance abuse by the defendant.

3. The defendant shall participate in the home confinement program under electronic monitoring for a period of five (5)consecutive months. Home confinement shall commence according to a schedule arranged by the home confinement specialist. The defendant shall comply with the provisions of the Home Confinement Participant Agreement and shall pay for the costs of electronic monitoring.

4. Paragraph # 7 of the Standard Conditions of supervision is modified, i.e., instead of merely refraining from excessive use of alcohol, the defendant shall not purchase or possess, use, distribute, or administer any alcohol, just the same as any other narcotic or controlled substance.

5. The defendant shall provide the probation officer with access to any requested financial information.

6. The defendant is prohibited from incurring new credit charges or opening additional lines of credit without prior written approval of the probation officer.

7. The defendant shall participate in a victim awareness program as directed by the probation officer. Based on the defendant’s ability to pay, the defendant shall pay for the costs of the program in an amount determined by the probation officer.

8. The defendant shall pay restitution in the amount of $35,528.06 to the Clerk of the U.S. District Court, 111 S. 18th Plaza, Suite 1152, Omaha, Nebraska 68102-1322. Restitution shall be paid in accordance with the schedule set forth in the “Schedule of Payments” set forth in this judgment. The defendant shall be responsible for providing proof of payment to the probation officer as directed.

9. The defendant shall report to the Supervision Unit of the U.S. Probation Office for the District of Nebraska between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., 111 South 18th Plaza, Suite C79, Omaha, Nebraska, (402) 661-7555, within seventy-two (72) hours of release from confinement, and, thereafter, as directed by the probation officer.



The defendant shall pay the following total criminal monetary penalties in accordance with the schedule of payments set forth in this judgement.



Total Assessment

Total Fine

Total Restitution


$ 100.00



The Court has determined that the defendant does not have the ability to pay interested and it is ordered that: interest requirement is waived.


No fine imposed


Restitution in the amount of $35,528.06 is hereby ordered. The defendant shall make restitution to the following payees in the amounts listed below.

If the defendant makes a partial payment, each payee shall receive an approximately proportioned payment, unless specified otherwise in the priority order or percentage payment column below. However, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. § 3664(i), all nonfederal victims must be paid before the United States is paid.


Name of Payee

Total Loss*

Restitution Ordered

Priority or Percentage

Great American Insurance Group




One Waterside Crossing
3rd Floor
Windsor, CT 06095



Priority Order/Percentage

**Findings for the total amount of losses are required under Chapters 109A, 110, 110A, and 113A of Title 18, United States Code, for offenses committed on or after September 13, 1994 but before April 23, 1996.


The defendant shall pay the special assessment in the amount of $100.00. The special assessment was paid to the Office of the Clerk, District of Nebraska on October 23, 2007, receipt number 8-5482.

The criminal monetary penalty is due in full on the date of the judgment. The defendant is obligated to pay said sum immediately if he or she has the capacity to do so. The United States of America may institute civil collection proceedings at any time to satisfy all or any portion of the criminal monetary penalty.

Without limiting the foregoing, and during the defendant’s term of incarceration, the defendant shall participate in the Bureau of Prisons’ Financial Inmate Responsibility Program. Using such Program, the defendant shall pay 50% of the available inmate institutional funds per quarter towards the criminal monetary penalty.

Without limiting the foregoing, and following release from prison, the defendant shall make payments to satisfy the criminal monetary penalty in the following manner: (a) monthly installments of $350 or 5% of the defendant’s gross income, whichever is greater; (b) the first payment shall commence 30 days following the defendant’s discharge from incarceration, and continue until the criminal monetary penalty is paid in full; and (c) the defendant shall be responsible for providing proof of payment to the probation officer as directed.

Any payments made on the outstanding criminal monetary penalty shall be applied in the following order of priority: special assessment; restitution; fine; and other penalties. Unless otherwise specifically ordered, all criminal monetary penalty payments, except those payments made through the Federal Bureau of Prisons’ Inmate Financial Responsibility Program, shall be made to the clerk of the Court. Unless otherwise specifically ordered, interest shall not accrue on the criminal monetary penalty.

All financial penalty payments are to be made to the Clerk of Court for the District of Nebraska, 111 S. 18th Plaza, Suite 1152, Omaha, NE 68102-1322.

The defendant shall receive credit for all payments previously made toward any criminal monetary penalties imposed.

The defendant shall inform the probation officer of any change in his or her economic circumstances affecting the ability to make monthly installments, or increase the monthly payment amount, as ordered by the court.

The defendant is restrained from transferring any real or personal property, unless it is necessary to liquidate and apply the proceeds of such property as full or partial payment of the criminal monetary penalty.



I hereby attest and certify this is a printed copy of a document which was electronically filed with the United States District Court for the District of Nebraska.

Date Filed:__________________________________


By ______________________________________Deputy Clerk