USA v. Carlos Lopez-Mendez, No. 12-41154 (5th Cir. 2013)

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Case: 12-41154 Document: 00512347264 Page: 1 Date Filed: 08/20/2013 IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS United States Court of Appeals FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT Fifth Circuit FILED August 20, 2013 No. 12-41154 Conference Calendar Lyle W. Cayce Clerk UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff-Appellee v. CARLOS ROSALINO LOPEZ-MENDEZ, also known as Carlos Rosalino LopezMartinez, Defendant-Appellant Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas USDC No. 7:12-CR-864-1 Before HIGGINBOTHAM, SMITH, and GRAVES, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM:* The Federal Public Defender appointed to represent Carlos Rosalino Lopez-Mendez has moved for leave to withdraw and has filed a brief in accordance with Anders v. California, 386 U.S. 738 (1967), and United States v. Flores, 632 F.3d 229 (5th Cir. 2011). Lopez-Mendez has filed a response. We have reviewed counsel s brief and the relevant portions of the record reflected therein, as well as Lopez-Mendez s response. * We concur with counsel s Pursuant to 5TH CIR. R. 47.5, the court has determined that this opinion should not be published and is not precedent except under the limited circumstances set forth in 5TH CIR. R. 47.5.4. Case: 12-41154 Document: 00512347264 Page: 2 Date Filed: 08/20/2013 No. 12-41154 assessment that the appeal presents no nonfrivolous issue for appellate review. Accordingly, counsel s motion for leave to withdraw is GRANTED, counsel is excused from further responsibilities herein, and the APPEAL IS DISMISSED. See 5TH CIR. R. 42.2. 2