Stanton v. Holiday et al
ORDER directing the Clerk to prepare summons and the U.S. Marshal to serve a copy of the original and amended complaints and summons on defts without prepayment of costs therefor. Signed by Magistrate Judge Henry L. Jones, Jr on 4/13/10. (bkp)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS WESTERN DIVISION JEFFREY MARK STANTON ADC #149509 v. DOC HOLIDAY, et al. ORDER By Order dated March 4, 2010, (DE #3), this Court granted plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis in this action filed pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. However, finding plaintiff's complaint too vague and conclusory to enable the Court to determine whether it is frivolous, fails to state a claim, or states a legitimate claim, the Court directed plaintiff to submit an amended complaint within thirty days. Plaintiff has now submitted an amended complaint (DE #5). Having reviewed the original and amended complaints, and construing them together, it now appears to the Court that service is appropriate. Accordingly, IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED that service is appropriate for the defendants Doc Holiday, Carl Johnson, Strickland, Jackson, and J. Hicks. The Clerk of the Court shall prepare summons for the 4:10CV00134HLJ DEFENDANTS PLAINTIFF
defendants and the United States Marshal is hereby directed to serve a copy of the original (DE #2) and amended complaints (DE #5) and summons on defendants without prepayment of fees and costs or
IT IS SO ORDERED this 13th day of April, 2010.
__________________________________ United States Magistrate Judge 1
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