USA v. Damacio Velez-Villanueva, No. 18-40430 (5th Cir. 2018)

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Case: 18-40430 Document: 00514776590 Page: 1 Date Filed: 12/28/2018 IN THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FIFTH CIRCUIT No. 18-40430 Conference Calendar United States Court of Appeals Fifth Circuit FILED December 28, 2018 Lyle W. Cayce Clerk UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff-Appellee v. DAMACIO VELEZ-VILLANUEVA, Defendant-Appellant Appeal from the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas USDC No. 1:17-CR-823-5 Before REAVLEY, OWEN, and GRAVES, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM: * The Federal Public Defender appointed to represent Damacio VelezVillanueva 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). Velez-Villanueva has not filed a response. We have reviewed counsel’s brief and the relevant portions of the record reflected 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 R. 47.5, the court has determined that this opinion should not be published and is not precedent except under the limited circumstances set forth in 5TH CIR.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: 18-40430 Document: 00514776590 Page: 2 Date Filed: 12/28/2018 No. 18-40430 therein. We concur with counsel’s 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