Rice v. Higgins et al

Filing 8

ORDER dismissing, without prejudice, Mr. Rice's claims due to a lack of prosecution. An in forma pauperis appeal from this Order would not be taken in good faith. Signed by Judge James M. Moody Jr. on 11/17/2022. (llg)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS CENTRAL DIVISION TRAVON RICE #10503 V. PLAINTIFF NO. 4:22-cv-00922-JM HIGGINS, et al. DEFENDANTS ORDER Paul Criswell, an inmate at the Pulaski County Detention Facility (“Detention Facility”), filed this lawsuit pro se under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 on behalf of himself and 45 other inmates, including Plaintiff Travon Rice. Doc. 1. Pursuant to Court policy, the Court opened 46 different lawsuits, including this one for Mr. Rice. On October 7, 2022, mail from the Court to Mr. Rice was returned as “undeliverable.” Doc. 3. On October 11, 2022, the Court ordered Mr. Rice to notify the Court of his current address within 30 days or risk dismissal of his complaint. Doc. 4. To date, he has not responded to the Court’s October 11 Order, and the time to do so has passed. Mr. Rice’s claims are DISMISSED, without prejudice due to a lack of prosecution. FED. R. CIV. P. 41(b); Local rule 5.5(c)(2). An in forma pauperis appeal from this Order would not be taken in good faith. 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a)(3). IT IS SO ORDERED this 17th day of November, 2022. _______________________________ UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE

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