Christopher v. Hobbs
ORDER ADOPTING 13 the proposed findings and recommended disposition; dismissing, with prejudice, 2 the Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus; and denying a certificate of appealability. Signed by Chief Judge Brian S. Miller on 12/29/2014. (kdr)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS
PINE BLUFF DIVISION
CASE NO. 5:14CV00007 BSM
RAY HOBBS, Director,
Arkansas Department of Correction
The proposed findings and recommended disposition submitted by United
States Magistrate Judge J. Thomas Ray have been reviewed. No objections have been
filed. After careful consideration, it is concluded that the proposed findings and
recommended disposition should be, and hereby are, approved and adopted in their
The petition for writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254 [Doc. No.
2] filed by Cardell Christopher is dismissed with prejudice. In § 2254 cases, a
certificate of appealability may issue only if the petitioner has made a substantial
showing of the denial of a constitutional right. 28 U.S.C. § 2253(c)(1)-(2). As there
is no issue on which Christopher has made a substantial showing of a denial of a
constitutional right, a certificate of appealability is denied.
IT IS SO ORDERED this 29th day of December 2014.
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
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