Taylor v. Taylor et al
MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge R David Proctor on 7/9/2018. (KAM, )
2018 Jul-09 PM 04:55
U.S. DISTRICT COURT
N.D. OF ALABAMA
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA
VERSIAH M. TAYLOR,
WARDEN TAYLOR, et al.,
Case No.: 1:15-cv-00761-RDP-JHE
Petitioner Versiah M. Taylor filed this action for a writ of habeas corpus on or about May
15, 2015. (Doc. 1). Petitioner, a federal prisoner, asserted that the State of Alabama wrongfully
revoked his bond when he was arrested on federal charges, that Alabama state officials
wrongfully had a detainer placed on him, which prevented him from receiving federal pretrial
release, and that the state court has violated his Sixth Amendment right to a speedy trial. (Id. at
6-7). On June 15, 2018, the Magistrate Judge to whom the case was referred filed a Report
recommending the petition be dismissed without prejudice due to Petitioner’s failure to exhaust
his state court remedies. (Doc. 17).
Although Petitioner was notified of his right to file
objections to the Report and Recommendation, the deadline for doing so has passed and no
objections have been received by the court.
Having carefully reviewed and considered de novo all the materials in the court file,
including the Report and Recommendation and the response thereto, the Magistrate Judge’s
report is hereby ADOPTED and his recommendation is ACCEPTED. Accordingly, the petition
for writ of habeas corpus is due to be DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE due to
Petitioner’s failure to exhaust his state law remedies. A separate Final Order will be entered.
DONE and ORDERED this July 9, 2018.
R. DAVID PROCTOR
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
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