UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY
December 14, 2009
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,
SADIQ CALLOWAY DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Faith S. Hochberg United States District Judge
This matter having come before the Court by letter dated July 23, 2009 (docket entry #39) from Defendant Sadiq Calloway, appearing pro se, stating that he is psychologically impaired and was so during trial; and the Defendant having filed an Ethics complaint against his defense counsel, Joseph Donahue, Esq.; and the sentencing having been set for December 15, 2009; and Mr. Donahue having communicated to the Court his concern of representing the Defendant at sentencing pending the Ethics complaint;
IT IS on this 14th day of December, 2009,
ORDERED that the December 15, 2009 sentencing date is hereby adjourned; it is further ORDERED that the Government submit a letter brief addressing the issues raised in the Defendant's letter to the Court, as well as, the concerns raised by Mr. Donahue no later than Friday, January 8, 2010; it is further
ORDERED that the Government shall also brief the propriety of referring Defendant Calloway to a psychiatric evaluation at FMC Butner prior to sentencing and the propriety of sentencing Defendant Calloway with new counsel no later than Friday, January 8, 2010.
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