IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
June 22, 2006
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, PLAINTIFF,
CHRISTOPHER B. TAYLOR, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Herndon, District Judge
Before the Court is Defendant's motion for appointment of appellate counsel. (Doc. 255.) The Court DENIES this motion. (Doc. 255.) Defendant has been sentenced and has filed a notice of appeal in this matter. This Court has no jurisdiction to appoint appellate counsel to represent Defendant. Griggs v. Provident Consumer Discount Co., 459 U.S. 56, 58 (1982). Defendant will have to file a motion with the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Signed this 22nd day of June, 2006.
David R Herndon United States District Judge
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