Carter v. Hillsborough County Department of Corrections, Medical Department et al

Filing 5

ORDER granting 2 Motion to Proceed in forma pauperis as to Jerome J. Carter, initial fee of $-0-. Given the plaintiffs current balance there shall be no initial filing fee assessed. In addition, monthly payments of 20 % of each preceding months income credited to the plaintiffs 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. So Ordered by Magistrate Judge Landya B. McCafferty.Finance Follow Up Deadline 8/26/2013(jeb)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEW HAMPSHIRE Jerome J. Carter v. Civil No. 13-cv-275-JL Hillsborough County Department of Corrections, Medical Department 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 in the above-captioned case, which is accompanied by an Inmate Account Statement signed by an authorized individual from the Institution. The statement evidences that the inmate’s current balance is $0.0. 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. While 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(1) requires the court assess an initial filing fee, given the plaintiff’s current balance there shall be no initial filing fee assessed. 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 monthly payments 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: June 26, 2013 cc: Jerome J. Carter, pro se Hillsborough County Department of Corrections, Inmate Accounts