Contreras v. United States of America

Petitioner: Juan Contreras
Respondent: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Case Number: 1:2013cv00083
Filed: May 2, 2013
Court: Texas Southern District Court
Office: Brownsville Office
County: Cameron
Referring Judge: Felix Recio
Presiding Judge: Hilda G Tagle
Nature of Suit: Prisoner: Vacate Sentence
Cause of Action: 28:2255 Motion to Vacate / Correct Illegal Sentenc
Jury Demanded By: None

Available Case Documents

The following documents for this case are available for you to view or download:

Date Filed#Document Text
March 6, 2018 84 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS re: 76 Report and Recommendations; DENIES 80 Respondent's Motion for an Evidentiary Hearing; and Alternative Motion for Leave to File Out-of-Time Objections. The Court CONSTRUES the Government 9;s Amended Response and Alternative Motion to Dismiss 32 as a combined motion to dismiss and motion for summary judgment; GRANTS IN PART the Government's motion 32 to the extent that is seeks dismissal of Contreras's second claim, alle ging improper sentencing; DENIES IN PART the Government's motion 32 to the extent that it seeks dismissal of Contreras's first claim, alleging ineffective assistance of counsel; GRANTS Contreras relief as to his first claim; ORDERS Contre ras to inform the Court of the status of representation in his related criminal case, Case No. 1:02-cr-562, within 21 days from the date of this order; and ORDERS the Government to reoffer the plea agreement which it offered during its 2003 negotiations with Contreras's then-attorney, Larry Warner, in Criminal Case No. 1:02-cr-562, within 21 days after an attorney appears or is appointed for Contreras in his criminal case. (Signed by Judge Hilda G Tagle) Parties notified.(scavazos, 1)

Access additional case information on PACER

Use the links below to access additional information about this case on the US Court's PACER system. A subscription to PACER is required.

Access this case on the Texas Southern District Court's Electronic Court Filings (ECF) System

Search for this case: Contreras v. United States of America
Search News [ Google News | Marketwatch | Wall Street Journal | Financial Times | New York Times ]
Search Web [ Legal Web | Google | Bing | Yahoo | Ask ]
Petitioner: Juan Contreras
Search News [ Google News | Marketwatch | Wall Street Journal | Financial Times | New York Times ]
Search Finance [ Google Finance | Yahoo Finance | Hoovers | SEC Edgar Filings ]
Search Web [ Legal Web | Google | Bing | Yahoo | Ask ]
Respondent: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Represented By: Appellate Division
Search News [ Google News | Marketwatch | Wall Street Journal | Financial Times | New York Times ]
Search Finance [ Google Finance | Yahoo Finance | Hoovers | SEC Edgar Filings ]
Search Web [ Legal Web | Google | Bing | Yahoo | Ask ]

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.


Why Is My Information Online?