Agenda from February 21, 2006

Public Hearing Agenda
United States Sentencing Commission

San Antonio Texas

February 21, 2006

Public Hearing Transcript




Introductory Remarks — 9:30 a.m - 9:45a.m .

Honorable Ricardo H. Hinojosa
Chair, United States Sentencing Commission

Judicial Perspective from the Western District of Texas — 9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Honorable David Briones
District Court Judge, Western District of Texas (El Paso)

Honorable Alia Moses Ludlum
District Court Judge, Western District of Texas (Del Rio)

Honorable Xavier Rodriguez
District Court Judge, Western District of Texas (San Antonio)

Joe Edward Canales
Chief United States Probation Officer, Western District of Texas

Defense Perspectives — 10:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Lucien B. Campbell, Esq.
Federal Defender, Western District of Texas

Carmen D. Hernandez, Esq.
Private Attorney, Washington, D.C.

Marjorie A. Meyers, Esq.
Federal Public Defender, Southern District of Texas

Defence and other Advocates — 11:30 a.m. 12:15 p.m.

Elisabeth Brodyaga, Esq.
Attorney, San Benito, TX

Fredilyn Sison, Esq.
Assistant Federal Defender, Western District of North Carolina

Lunch

 

Department of Justice Perspective — 2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Matthew Friedrich, Esq.
Chief of Staff and Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General
Criminal Division, Department of Justice

Appellate Perspective — 3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Honorable Edith Hollan Jones
Chief Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Judicial Perspective from the Southern District of Texas — 3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Honorable Hayden Head
Chief Judge, Southern District of Texas

Becky Burks
Chief United States Probation Officer, Southern District of Texas