Seago v. Gail et al (INMATE1)

Filing 5

ORDER denying 3 Motion for Appointment of Counsel. Signed by Judge Delores R. Boyd on 10/16/06. (wcl, )

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Seago v. Gail et al (INMATE1) Doc. 5 Case 1:06-cv-00925-MHT-TFM Document 5 Filed 10/16/2006 Page 1 of 1 IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FO R THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA SOU T H E R N DIVISION ED D IE JOE SEAGO, SR., Plaintiff, v. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) C IV IL ACTION NO. 1:06-CV-925-MHT [W O ] H O U ST O N COUNTY JAIL, et al., Defendants. OR D ER ON MOTION The plaintiff filed a motion for appointment of counsel on October 12, 2006 (Court Doc. N o. 3). The court notes that the facts underlying the plaintiff's claims for relief are relatively simple and the law applicable to such claims is not complex. Moreover, the pleadings filed in this case establish that the plaintiff is capable of presenting the necessary elements of his claims to this court and fail to demonstrate that there are exceptional circumstances justifying appointment of counsel. See Bass v. Perrin, 170 F.3d 1312, 1320 (11th Cir. 1999); Kilgo v. Ricks, 983 F.2d 189, 193 (11th Cir. 1993); Dean v. Barber, 951 F.2d 1210, 1216 (11 th Cir. 1992). Accordingly, it is ORDERED that the motion for appointment of counsel be and is hereby DENIED. Done this 16th day of October, 2006. /s/ Delores R. Boyd D ELO R ES R. BOYD U N ITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE

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