United States v. Ashekul Mowla

13-50787 | 5th Cir. | Nov 6, 2013

Before HIGGINBOTHAM, DENNIS, and GRAVES, Circuit Judges. PER CURIAM: [*]

Ashekul Mowla has been charged with conspiring to manufacture, distribute, and possess with the intent to distribute a controlled substance and controlled substance analogue and conspiring to commit money laundering. See 18 U.S.C. § 956(h); 21 U.S.C. §§ 841(a), 846. He appeals t he district court’s denial of his motion to revoke the magistrate judge’s order of detention pending

Case: 13-50787 Document: 00512432135 Page: 2 Date Filed: 11/06/2013 No. 13-50787 his trial. Mowla contends that he is not a flight risk or a danger to the community.

The record evidence supports the district court’s determination that no conditions exist that would reasonably assure Mowla’s appearance and the safety of the community where he is to be released pending trial. See 18 U.S.C. § 3142. The district court did not abuse its discretion by denying Mowla’s release pending trial. United States v. Rueben , 974 F.2d 580, 586 (5th Cir. 1992); United States v. Hare , 873 F.2d 796" date_filed="1989-05-15" court="5th Cir." case_name="United States v. William Bruce Hare">873 F.2d 796, 798-99 (5th Cir. 1989).




[*] Pursuant to 5 TH C IR . R. 47.5, the court has determined that this opinion should not be published and is not precedent except under the limited circumstances set forth in 5 TH C IR . R. 47.5.4.