USA v. Jose Mendez-Escobedo, No. 13-40149 (5th Cir. 2013)Annotate this Case
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Case: 13-40149 Document: 00512460330 Page: 1 Date Filed: 12/04/2013 IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit No. 13-40149 Summary Calendar FILED December 4, 2013 Lyle W. Cayce Clerk UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff-Appellee v. JOSE GERARDO MENDEZ-ESCOBEDO, Defendant-Appellant Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas USDC No. 5:12-CR-831-1 Before REAVLEY, JONES, and PRADO, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM: * The Federal Public Defender appointed to represent Jose Gerardo Mendez-Escobedo 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). Mendez-Escobedo has not filed a response. We have reviewed counsel s brief and the relevant portions of the record reflected therein. We concur with counsel s assessment that the appeal 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 R. 47.5, the court has determined that this opinion should not be published and is not precedent except under the limited circumstances set forth in 5TH CIR.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: 13-40149 Document: 00512460330 Page: 2 Date Filed: 12/04/2013 No. 13-40149 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