Palo v. Hillsborough County Department of Corrections, Superintendent

Filing 13

ORDER granting 2 Motion to Proceed in forma pauperis as to Jacob E. Palo, initial fee of $7.00. So Ordered by Magistrate Judge Landya B. McCafferty.Finance Follow Up Deadline 2/11/2013(jeb)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEW HAMPSHIRE Jacob E. Palo v. Civil No. 12-cv-407-JD Hillsborough County Department of Corrections, Superintendent ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS The plaintiff, an inmate at Hillsborough County Department of Corrections (“Institution”), has filed a motion to proceed in forma pauperis and an inmate account statement signed by an authorized individual from the Institution. The statement evidences that the plaintiff’s current balance is $35.01. Plaintiff has also submitted a signed consent form indicating consent to permit inmate accounts to make court-ordered payments on his behalf. The motion to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED; however, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(1), an initial filing fee is assessed in the amount of $7.00. In addition, monthly payments of 20% of each preceding month’s income credited to the plaintiff’s account shall be remitted by the Institution when the amount in the account exceeds $10.00 until the sum of $350.00 has been paid. 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(2). The initial partial filing fee, and monthly payments thereafter as outlined above, shall be forwarded to the Clerk of Court by the Institution in accordance with this Order. A copy of this Order, along with a copy of the signed Prisoner Consent Form (doc. no. 2), shall be forwarded by the Court to the Institutions inmate account department. SO ORDERED. _____________________________ Landya B. McCafferty United States Magistrate Judge Dated: December 13, 2012 cc: Jacob E. Palo, pro se Hillsborough County Department of Corrections Inmate Accounts 2