United States District Court, D. Nevada
FINAL ORDER OF FORFEITURE
RICHARD F. BOULWARE, II UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
United States District Court for the District of Nevada
entered a Preliminary Order of Forfeiture pursuant to Fed. R.
Crim. P. 32.2(b)(1) and (2); 18 U.S.C. § 981(a)(1)(C)
with 28 U.S.C. § 2461(c); and 21 U.S.C. § 853(p)
based upon the plea of guilty by Steven Lavern Lawrence, Sr.,
to the criminal offense, forfeiting the property and imposing
an in personam criminal forfeiture money judgment set forth
in the Plea Agreement and the Forfeiture Allegation of the
Criminal Information and shown by the United States to have
the requisite nexus to the offense to which Steven Lavern
Lawrence, Sr., pled guilty. Criminal Information, ECF No. 4;
Plea Agreement, ECF No. 6; Preliminary Order of Forfeiture,
ECF No. 7; Change of Plea, ECF No. 10.
Court finds that the United States of America may amend this
order at any time to add subsequently located property or
substitute property to the forfeiture order pursuant to Fed.
R. Crim. P. 32.2(b)(2)(C) and 32.2(e).
personam criminal forfeiture money judgment amount of $137,
815 complies with Honeycutt v. United States,
___U.S.___, 137 S.Ct. 1626 (2017).
Court finds the United States of America published the notice
of forfeiture in accordance with the law via the official
government internet forfeiture site, www.forfeiture.gov,
consecutively from September 15, 2018, through October 14,
2018, notifying all potential third parties of their right to
petition the Court. Notice of Filing Proof of Publication,
ECF No. 13.
Court finds the United States of America notified known third
parties by personal service, or by regular mail and certified
mail return receipt requested, of their right to petition the
Court. Notice of Filing Service of Process - Personal
Service, ECF No. 14; Notice of Filing Service of Process -
Mailing, ECF No. 15.
September 25, 2018, the United States Marshals Service
attempted to personally serve Sarah Marie Lawrence with
copies of the Preliminary Order of Forfeiture and the Notice.
Notice of Filing Service of Process - Personal Service, ECF
September 28, 2018, the United States Attorney's Office
served Sarah Marie Lawrence with copies of the Preliminary
Order of Forfeiture and the Notice by regular and certified
mail return receipt requested. Notice of Filing Service of
Process - Mailing, ECF No. 15.
Court finds no petition was filed herein by or on behalf of
any person or entity and the time for filing such petitions
and claims has expired.
Court finds no petitions are pending with regard to the
property named herein and the time for presenting such
petitions has expired.
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED, ADJUDGED, AND DECREED that all
possessory rights, ownership rights, and all rights, titles,
and interests in the property hereinafter described are
condemned, forfeited, and vested in the United States of
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