Turner v. Marvin et al
ORDER directing the Clerk of the Court to immediately transfer plaintiff's entire case file to the United States District Court for the Western District of Arkansas. Signed by Judge Billy Roy Wilson on 5/25/11. (kpr)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS
LITTLE ROCK DIVISION
NO. 4:11CV00429 BRW
JACQUELINE MARVIN et al.
Plaintiff has submitted this 42 U.S.C. §1983 case for filing in this district. However, from
the facts alleged and the Defendants named, it appears that venue properly lies in the Western
District of Arkansas. 28 U.S.C. §1391(b). Accordingly, the Court finds that the interests of justice
would best be served by transferring this case to the United States District Court for the Western
District of Arkansas. 28 U.S.C. § 1406(a).1
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED THAT the Clerk of the Court is directed to
IMMEDIATELY TRANSFER PLAINTIFF’S ENTIRE CASE FILE to the United States District
Court for the Western District of Arkansas.
DATED this 25th day of May, 2011.
/s/Billy Roy Wilson
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
“The district court of a district in which is filed a case laying venue in the wrong division
or district shall dismiss, or if it be in the interest of justice, transfer such case to any district or
division in which it could have been brought.” Id.
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