Bishop v. Bolling et al

Filing 10

MEMORANDUM OPINION ADOPTING and ACCEPTING the 8 Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation. Signed by Judge Virginia Emerson Hopkins on 10/4/2017. (JLC)

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FILED 2017 Oct-04 PM 01:24 U.S. DISTRICT COURT N.D. OF ALABAMA IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA WESTERN DIVISION JAMES CHARLES BISHOP, JR., ) ) Petitioner, ) vs. ) ) LEON BOLLING, Warden; ) ATTORNEY GENERAL OF ) THE STATE OF ALABAMA, ) ) Respondents. ) Case No. 7:16-cv-936-VEH-TMP MEMORANDUM OF OPINION The magistrate judge filed a report and recommendation on September 15, 2017, recommending that the petition for writ of habeas corpus under 28 U.S.C. § 2254 be DENIED and DISMISSED with prejudice. (Doc. 8). On October 2, 2017, the Petitioner filed an objection to the recommendation. (Doc. 9). Having carefully reviewed and considered de novo all the materials in the court file, including the report and recommendation, and the objections thereto, the Court is of the opinion that the magistrate judge’s report is due to be and is hereby ADOPTED and his recommendation is ACCEPTED. The Court EXPRESSLY FINDS that the petition for writ of habeas corpus under 28 U.S.C. § 2254 is due to be DENIED and DISMISSED with prejudice. A Final Judgment will be entered. DONE this the 4th day of October, 2017. VIRGINIA EMERSON HOPKINS United States District Judge 2

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