Banks v. Federal Bureau of Prisons et al

Filing 9

ORDER directing the Clerk to prepare summons for defts Dr. Cuccio and Ms. Grahm. The U.S. Marshal is directed to serve a copy of the Amended Complaint and summons on the defts., the U.S. Attorney, and the U.S. Attorney General, without prepayment of fees. Signed by Magistrate Judge Jerome T. Kearney on 9/7/12. (kpr)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS EASTERN DIVISION FREDERICK BANKS, REG. #05711-068 v. PLAINTIFF 2:12-cv-00150-SWW-JTK FEDERAL BUREAU OF PRISONS, et al. DEFENDANTS ORDER Plaintiff, a federal inmate proceeding pro se, has been granted leave to proceed in forma pauperis in this federal civil rights (Bivens) action (Doc. No. 7), and has filed an Amended Complaint (Doc. No. 8) in accordance with the Court’s July 31, 2012 Order. Having reviewed such, the Court finds service appropriate with respect to his deliberate indifference claims against Defendants Cuccio and Grahm.1 Accordingly, IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that service is appropriate for Defendants Dr. Cuccio and Ms. Grahm. The Clerk of the Court shall prepare summons for the Defendants and the United States Marshal is directed to serve a copy of the Amended Complaint (Doc. No. 8) and summons on the Defendants, the United States Attorney for this district, and the United States Attorney General, without prepayment of fees and costs or security therefore. IT IS SO ORDERED this 7th day of September, 2012. _____________________________________ JEROME T. KEARNEY UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 1 Having reviewed the Amended Complaint, the Court finds Plaintiff states a claim of imminent danger of harm with respect to these two Defendants, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Sect. 1915(g). 1

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