Smith v. Hobbs
ORDER ADOPTING 14 Report and Recommendations in their entirety; therefore, the Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus 1 is DENIED, and this case is DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE; a Certificate of Appealability is DENIED. Signed by Judge Susan Webber Wright on 9/14/12. (vjt)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS
PINE BLUFF DIVISION
RONNIE LEE SMITH
RAY HOBBS, Director,
Arkansas Department of Correction
The Court has reviewed the Proposed Findings and Recommended Disposition
submitted by United States Magistrate Judge J. Thomas Ray and the objections filed by
Petitioner. After carefully considering these documents and making a de novo review of the
record in this case, the Court concludes that the Proposed Findings and Recommended
Disposition should be, and hereby are, approved and adopted in their entirety as this Court's
findings in all respects. Judgment will be entered accordingly.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that the Petition for a Writ of Habeas Corpus, under
28 U.S.C. § 2254 (docket entry #1) is DENIED, and this case is DISMISSED, WITHOUT
PREJUDICE. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a Certificate of Appealability is DENIED.
Dated this 14th day of September, 2012.
/s/Susan Webber Wright
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
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