Case 1:07-cr-00189

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW HAMPSHIRE ********************** United States of America * * * v. * * Daniel Riley * **********************

Case No. 1:07-cr-189-01-PB

ASSENTED-TO MOTION TO WITHDRAW AS COUNSEL ___________________________________________________________________________ NOW COMES undersigned appointed counsel, Attorney Mark E. Howard, and respectfully requests that this Court permit him to withdraw from representation of the defendant Daniel Riley in the above matter. Counsel says further: 1. The defendant was arrested in Albany, New York, on September 12, 2007, and

removed to this Court, where he appeared for arraignment on September 13, 2007. Undersigned counsel was appointed by the Magistrate Judge to represent the defendant. 2. Circumstances have developed in the course of the representation that have

caused an irremediable breakdown in the attorney client relationship which prevent undersigned counsel from providing effective assistance of counsel. In addition, the defendant has instructed undersigned counsel to file this withdrawal. 3. AUSA Bob Kinsella assents to the relief sought in this motion.

WHEREFORE, undersigned counsel respectfully requests that this Court permit him to withdraw from representation of the defendant in this case.

Case 1:07-cr-00189

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Respectfully submitted, KACAVAS RAMSDELL & HOWARD, P.L.L.C. Dated: October 2, 2007 By: __/s/Mark E. Howard_______ Mark E. Howard (#4077) 175 Canal Street Manchester, NH 03101 (603) 625-1254 CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby certify that I have this date forwarded via ECF filing the foregoing Assented-to Motion to Withdraw as Counsel to AUSA Bob Kinsella, and served a hard copy of the motion to the defendant Daniel Riley, at the Strafford County House of Corrections.

Dated: October 2, 2007

By: _/s/Mark E. Howard Mark E. Howard

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