McDonald v. Arkansas, State of

Filing 10

ORDER granting 9 Motion to Substitute Party. John Selig and Steven Domon added. Arkansas, State of terminated. Signed by Magistrate Judge Jerome T. Kearney on 4/18/12. (kpr)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS WESTERN DIVISION JACK D. MCDONALD V. PETITIONER Case No. 4:11CV00676 JMM-JTK STATE OF ARKANSAS RESPONDENT ORDER Pending before the Court is the State’s Motion to Substitute Parties and Counsel Pursuant to Habeas Corpus Rules 2(a) and 4. The Motion is granted. The Clerk is directed to terminate the Respondent and substitute John Selig, Director, Arkansas Department of Human Services and Dr. Steven Domon, Medical Director, Arkansas State Hospital. Further, the Clerk is directed to serve the Amended Petition and this Order on the Office of Chief Counsel for the Department of Human Services, 700 Main Street, P.O. Box 1437 – Slot 260, Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201. The Respondents will file an answer, motion, or other pleading responsive to the petition, in conformity with Rule 5 of the Rules Governing Section 2254 cases in the United States District Court, within twenty-one (21) days after service of the petition, exclusive of the day of service. IT IS SO ORDERED this 18th day April, 2012. ____________________________________ UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE

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