Ramirez v. Hadsal et al

Filing 11

ORDER, withdrawing the reference to the Magistrate Judge as to Plaintiff's motion for review and reconsideration. (Doc. 10.) Denying 10 Plaintiff's Motion for Review and Reconsideration. Signed by Judge G Murray Snow on 6/10/11.(DMT)

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1 WO SC 2 3 4 5 6 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 7 FOR THE DISTRICT OF ARIZONA 8 Anthony R. Ramirez, 9 Plaintiff, 10 vs. 11 Sergeant Hadsal, et al., 12 Defendants. 13 ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) No. CV 11-0737-PHX-GMS (JRI) ORDER 14 Plaintiff Anthony R. Ramirez, who is an Arizona inmate, filed a complaint in 15 Maricopa County Superior Court, matter No. CV2010-013014, in which he alleged violations 16 of his federal constitutional rights. (Doc. 1-1.) Defendants removed this action to federal 17 court. (Doc. 1.) In an Order filed on May 27, 2011, the Court ordered Defendant Hadsal to 18 answer the Complaint and dismissed the remaining Defendants without prejudice. (Doc. 8.) 19 On June 7, 2011, Plaintiff filed a motion asking the Court to review and reconsider waiving 20 the filing fees. (Doc. 10.) Attached to Plaintiff’s motion are copies of documents concerning 21 the deferral of fees assessed by the state court when Plaintiff filed this case there. This Court 22 is a federal court, which has not assessed any fees against Plaintiff.1 To seek relief as to fees 23 assessed by the state court, Plaintiff must seek such relief in state court. As a federal court, 24 this Court lacks the authority to grant relief as to state court fees. Accordingly, Plaintiff’s 25 motion will be denied. 26 / / / 27 1 28 Indeed, the Defendants paid this Court’s $350.00 filing fee in order to remove Plaintiff’s case from state court. 1 Warnings 2 A. Address Changes 3 Plaintiff must file and serve a notice of a change of address in accordance with Rule 4 83.3(d) of the Local Rules of Civil Procedure. Plaintiff must not include a motion for other 5 relief with a notice of change of address. Failure to comply may result in dismissal of this 6 action. 7 B. Copies 8 Plaintiff must serve Defendants, or counsel if an appearance has been entered, a copy 9 of every document that he files. Fed. R. Civ. P. 5(a). Each filing must include a certificate 10 stating that a copy of the filing was served. Fed. R. Civ. P. 5(d). Also, Plaintiff must submit 11 an additional copy of every filing for use by the Court. See LRCiv 5.4. Failure to comply 12 may result in the filing being stricken without further notice to Plaintiff. 13 C. Possible Dismissal 14 If Plaintiff fails to timely comply with every provision of this Order, including these 15 warnings, the Court may dismiss this action without further notice. See Ferdik v. Bonzelet, 16 963 F.2d 1258, 1260-61 (9th Cir. 1992) (a district court may dismiss an action for failure to 17 comply with any order of the Court). 18 IT IS ORDERED: 19 (1) 20 Withdrawing the reference to the Magistrate Judge as to Plaintiff’s motion for review and reconsideration. (Doc. 10.) 21 (2) Plaintiff’s motion for review and reconsideration is denied. (Doc. 10.) 22 DATED this 10th day of June, 2011. 23 24 25 26 27 28 -2-

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