CASE LAW UPDATE: Appeal becomes moot upon release from prison
Defendant was sentenced in his federal criminal case. He appealed, raising the issue of whether the District Court when it denied his motion to correct or set aside the sentence. While his appeal was pending, defendant was released from prison. Accordingly, his appeal is moot. Appeal is dismissed.
Owen v. United States, 17-3487, appealed from the District of North Dakota, Colloton, J.
Minnesota Criminal Defense Lawyer Lynne Torgerson was not attorney of record in this case.