Reporting date to federal custody delayed for 66-year-old individual with diabetes and high blood pressure. Reporting date delayed by 90 days to August 5, 2020, to be re-evaluated if BOP conditions are not "reasonably safe" by that time.
United States v. Sharp, No. 4:19-cr-00003-BMM, Dkt. No. 45 (D. Mont. Apr. 14, 2020)
Criminal (Federal Charges)
Discovery, Other, Release, Delaying Reporting
Type of Court
Federal District Court
Type of Case
Elderly, Post-Conviction Detention [jail or prison], Pre-Existing Health Conditions, Pretrial Detention [jail]
Compassionate Release Exhaustion Holdingsin Federal Case
An individual can move for compassionate release after 30 days have passed from the date the application was submitted to the warden, irrespective of whether the warden has granted or denied the request., Exhaustion is subject to equitable exceptions.
Pre-Existing Health Conditions
Age, Asthma, Diabetes, Hypertension (high blood pressure), Other, Medical conditions not specified
Pre-Existing Health Conditions Notes
COVID-19 Positive or Symptomatic
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