The opinion of the court was delivered by: Christopher C. Conner United States District Judge
PRELIMINARY ORDER OF FORFEITURE
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED THAT:
1. As a result of the guilty pleas to the Informations entered by defendants in which the Government sought forfeiture pursuant to 21 U.S.C. § 853, the defendants shall forfeit to the United States the following:
a) All property involved in or traceable to offences involving 21 U.S.C. § 846;
b) Any property, real or personal, constituting or traceable to gross profits or other proceeds obtained directly or indirectly, as a result of such violations involving such offenses; and
c) Any property, real or personal, used or intended to be used in any manner or part to commit or facilitate the commission of the offenses involving 21 U.S.C. § 846.
2. The Court has determined, based upon the defendants' guilty pleas, that the following property is subject to forfeiture and that the government has established the requisite nexus between such property and such offenses:
a) Hi-Point .45 caliber semi-automatic pistol, Serial No. X420582 and magazine containing .45 ammunition;
b) Norinco Model 320 9mm semi-automatic Uzistyle rifle with wood thumbhole stock, Serial No. MSA08929;
c) Taurus .375 caliber revolver Serial No. DR211633;
d) Taurus .45 ACP caliber semi-automatic pistol, loaded with six .45 ACP rounds, Serial No. NDM32941;
e) Romarm 7.62 caliber assault-type rifle, Serial No. KX-4720-80 and two 30-round capacity ...