Young v. Social Security Administration Commissioner

Filing 5

ORDER directing the Plaintiff to submit more information that is needed to rule on Plaintiffs IFP application. Plaintiff is directed to submit an AMENDED IFP application providing more specific information regarding his incarceration by April 17, 2013. Should Plaintiff fail to comply within the required period of time, his complaint will become subject to summary dismissal for failure to obey a court order. Signed by Honorable James R. Marschewski on March 18, 2013. (sh)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS FORT SMITH DIVISION NATHANIEL YOUNG v. PLAINTIFF CIVIL NO. 13-2077 CAROLYN W. COLVIN,1 Commissioner Social Security Administration DEFENDANT ORDER Plaintiff has submitted a complaint for filing in this district, together with a request for leave to proceed in forma pauperis (“IFP”). ECF Nos. 1, 2. The undersigned finds that more information is needed to rule on Plaintiff’s IFP application. Plaintiff’s IFP application indicates that he is incarcerated at Cummins Unit, P.O. Box 500, Grady, Arkansas 71644. ECF No. 2. However, he did not provide a statement certified by the appropriate institutional officer showing all receipts, expenditures, and balances in his institutional account during the last six months. As such, Plaintiff is directed to submit an amended IFP application providing more specific information regarding his incarceration. Plaintiff is directed to file his amended IFP application by April 17, 2013. Should Plaintiff fail to comply within the required period of time, his complaint will become subject to summary dismissal for failure to obey a court order. IT IS SO ORDERED this 18th day of March 2013. /s/ J. Marschewski HONORABLE JAMES R. MARSCHEWSKI CHIEF UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 1 On February 14, 2013, Carolyn W. Colvin became the Acting Commissioner of Social Security. Pursuant to Rule 25(d)(1) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, Carolyn W. Colvin has been substituted for Commissioner Michael J. Astrue as the defendant in this suit. AO72A (Rev. 8/82)