Burns et al v. Byrd et al
ORDER directing that the U.S. Marshal serve a copy of the complaint, this order and summons on defts without prepayment of fees. Signed by Magistrate Judge H. David Young on 10/29/08. (bkp)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS LITTLE ROCK DIVISION MICHAEL BURNS et al. V. KARL BYRD et al. ORDE R Plaintiffs filed a pro se complaint pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, on August 27, 2008 (docket entry #2). On October 29, 2008, the undersigned entered findings and recommendations NO: 4:08CV01836 JLH/HDY DEFENDANTS PLAINTIFFS
recommending that the claims of all Plaintiffs except Michael Burns be dismissed without prejudice (docket entry #11). That recommendation is pending at this time. Construing Plaintiff Burns's complaint liberally, the Court concludes that, for screening purposes, Burns states a cognizable claim for relief against Defendants. IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED THAT service is appropriate on Defendants, and the United States Marshal is directed to serve a copy of the complaint (docket entry #2), this order, and summons on Defendants, without prepayment of fees and costs or security therefor.1 IT IS SO ORDERED this 29 day of October, 2008.
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
Burns has been granted leave to proceed in forma pauperis (docket entry #4).
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