Kenneth Washington v. Latrice Voltz
UNPUBLISHED PER CURIAM OPINION filed. Originating case number: 3:16-cv-00132-RJC-DSC. Copies to all parties and the district court/agency. .. [16-1615]
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UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS
FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT
Plaintiff - Appellant,
LATRICE VOLTZ, DSS Social Worker,
Defendant - Appellee.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Western
District of North Carolina, at Charlotte.
Robert J. Conrad,
Jr., District Judge. (3:16-cv-00132-RJC-DSC)
July 28, 2016
Before MOTZ and
August 1, 2016
Dismissed by unpublished per curiam opinion.
Kenneth Washington, Appellant Pro Se.
Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit.
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order dismissing without prejudice his civil action related to
the custody of his minor son.
We dismiss the appeal for lack of
jurisdiction because the notice of appeal was not timely filed.
district court’s final judgment or order to note an appeal, Fed.
R. App. P. 4(a)(1)(A), unless the district court extends the
appeal period under Fed. R. App. P. 4(a)(5), or reopens the
appeal period under Fed. R. App. P. 4(a)(6).
filing of a notice of appeal in a civil case is a jurisdictional
Bowles v. Russell, 551 U.S. 205, 214 (2007).
The district court’s order was entered on the docket on
March 29, 2016.
The notice of appeal was filed on May 27, 2016.
Because Washington failed to file a timely notice of appeal or
to obtain an extension or reopening of the appeal period, we
dismiss the appeal.
We dispense with oral argument because the
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