PageID 144 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT MIDDLE DISTRICT OF FLORIDA TAMPA DIVISION UNITED STATES OF AMERICA vs. Case No. 8: 17 - cr - 318 - T - 35AAS TEA ROBERT VANDUGTEREN REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION CONCERNING PLEA OF GUILTY The Defendant, by consent, has appeared before me pursuant to Rule 11, F. R. Cr. P. and Rule 6. 01 (c) (12), M. D. Fla. Rules, and has entered a plea of guilty to Counts One and Two of the Superseding Information. After cautioning and examining the Defendant under oath concerning each of the subjects mentioned in Rule 11, I determined that the guilty plea was knowledgeable and voluntary, and that the offenses charged is supported by an independent basis in fact containing each of the essential elements of such offenses. I therefore recommend that the plea of guilty be accepted and that the Defendant be adjudged guilty and have sentence imposed accordingly. Dated: February 14, 2018 Amanda Auld sem AMANDA ARNOLD SANSONE United States Magistrate Judge NOTICE Failure to file written objections to the Report and Recommendation within fourteen (14) days from the date of its service shall bar an a aggrieved party from attacking such Report and Recommendation before the assigned United States District Judge. 28U.S. C. Sec. 636 (b) (1) (B), Rule 6. 02, M. D. Fla. (Rev. 7 / 29 / 92) At the hearing, the inquiry required by Rule 7 (b) Fed. R. Crim. P ., was conducted and the defendant's written waiver of indictment was accepted.