IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
December 20, 2011
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
JOSEPH MASSIMINO, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Eduardo C. Robreno, J.
AND NOW, on this 20th day of December, 2011, upon consideration of the Government's Motion for a Hearing Regarding Possible Conflicts of Interest (doc. no. 271), Defendant Massimino's Response to the Government's Motion (doc. no. 287), and a hearing on the record (doc. no. 288), it is hereby ORDERED that the Government's Motion is GRANTED in part, and DENIED in part.
It is further ORDERED that the Court will hold individual hearings on Friday, January 27, 2012 to inquire whether appropriate waivers of actual and/or serious potential for conflicts of interest from Defendant Joseph Ligambi and Defendant Joseph Massimino should be accepted as follows:
1. Defendant Joseph Ligambi at 3:00 p.m.
2. Defendant Massimino at 4:00 p.m.
It is further ORDERED that Joseph D. Mancano, Esq.,*fn1
is appointed conflict counsel on behalf of Defendant Joseph Massimino.
AND IT IS SO ORDERED.
Eduardo C. Robreno