McReynolds v. Glenn et al
ORDER directing the Clerk of the Court to immediately transfer McReynolds' entire case file to the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Arkansas. Signed by Judge Susan Webber Wright on 12/21/2016. (mef)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS
LITTLE ROCK DIVISION
BOBBY FRANKLIN McREYNOLDS
NO: 4:16CV00887 SWW/PSH
PRESTON GLENN et al
Plaintiff Bobby Franklin McReynolds 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 McREYNOLDS’ ENTIRE CASE FILE to the United States District
Court for the Western District of Arkansas.
DATED this 21st day of December, 2016.
/s/Susan Webber Wright
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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