Andre Whitfield v. US


UNPUBLISHED PER CURIAM OPINION filed. Motion disposition in opinion--denying Motion for summary disposition (Local Rule 27(f)) [999893785-2]; denying Motion to proceed in forma pauperis (FRAP 24) [999857836-2]; dismissing Motion for writ of habeas corpus (FRAP 21) filed by Petitioner Andre D. Whitfield [999861609-2], dismissing Motion for writ of habeas corpus (FRAP 21) filed by Petitioner Andre D. Whitfield [999840776-2] Originating case number: 3:07-cr-00300-HEH-1 Copies to all parties and the district court/agency. [999940923]. Mailed to: A Whitfield. [16-1620]

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Appeal: 16-1620 Doc: 11 Filed: 10/04/2016 Pg: 1 of 2 UNPUBLISHED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT No. 16-1620 In Re: ANDRE D. WHITFIELD, Petitioner. On Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus. (3:07-cr-00300-HEH-1) Submitted: September 23, 2016 Decided: October 4, 2016 Before GREGORY, Chief Judge, and KING and WYNN, Circuit Judges. Petition dismissed by unpublished per curiam opinion. Andre D. Whitfield, Petitioner Pro Se. Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit. Appeal: 16-1620 Doc: 11 Filed: 10/04/2016 Pg: 2 of 2 PER CURIAM: Andre Whitfield, a federal prisoner, filed an original 28 U.S.C. § 2241 convictions on (2012) the petition, ground that challenging the jurisdiction over the criminal matter. district his court various lacked We ordinarily decline to entertain an original § 2241 petition, and this case presents no reason to depart from this general rule. Further, we find that the interest of justice would not be served by transferring the matter to the appropriate district court, see 28 U.S.C. § 1631 (2012); Fed. R. App. P. 22(a), as Whitfield previously filed a § 2241 petition in the district court raising the same claim that he does in this court. We therefore deny leave to proceed in forma pauperis and dismiss the petition. oral argument adequately because presented in the facts the and materials We dispense with legal contentions before argument would not aid the decisional process. the court are and We deny the motion for summary disposition. PETITION DISMISSED 2

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