USA v. Brian E. Simmons, No. 14-11087 (11th Cir. 2014)

Annotate this Case
Download PDF
Case: 14-11087 Date Filed: 12/31/2014 Page: 1 of 2 [DO NOT PUBLISH] IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE ELEVENTH CIRCUIT ________________________ No. 14-11087 Non-Argument Calendar ________________________ D.C. Docket No. 8:13-cr-00120-VMC-TGW-2 UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff-Appellee, versus BRIAN E. SIMMONS, Defendant-Appellant. ________________________ Appeal from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida ________________________ (December 31, 2014) Before WILLIAM PRYOR, JILL PRYOR and BLACK, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM: Grady C. Irvin, Jr., appointed counsel for Brian E. Simmons in this direct criminal appeal, has moved to withdraw from further representation of the Case: 14-11087 Date Filed: 12/31/2014 Page: 2 of 2 appellant and filed a brief pursuant to Anders v. California, 386 U.S. 738, 87 S.Ct. 1396, 18 L.Ed.2d 493 (1967). Our independent review of the entire record reveals that counsel’s assessment of the relative merit of the appeal is correct. Because independent examination of the entire record reveals no arguable issues of merit, counsel’s motion to withdraw is GRANTED, and Simmons’s convictions and sentences are AFFIRMED. 2