Williams v. Hobbs
ORDER adopting 9 Recommended Disposition as this Court's own. Wendell Dale Williams's 2 petition for writ of habeas corpus is dismissed, without prejudice. A certificate of appealability is denied. Signed by Judge James M. Moody Jr. on 7/21/2014. (ks)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS
PINE BLUFF DIVISION
WENDELL DALE WILLIAMS
CASE NO.: 5:14CV00203 JM-BD
RAY HOBBS, Director,
Arkansas Department of Correction
The Court has reviewed the Recommended Disposition (“Recommendation”) filed
by Magistrate Judge Beth Deere. The parties have not filed any objections to the
After careful consideration, this Court adopts the Recommendation as its own.
Wendell Dale Williams’s petition for writ of habeas corpus (docket entry #2) is
dismissed, without prejudice.
When entering a final order adverse to a habeas corpus petitioner, the Court must
issue or deny a certificate of appealability. Rule 11 of the Rules Governing Section 2254
Cases. A certificate of appealability may issue only if a petitioner has made a substantial
showing of the denial of a constitutional right. 28 U.S.C. § 2253(c)(1)-(2). In this case,
there is no basis for this court to issue a certificate of appealability. Accordingly, a
certificate of appealability is denied.
IT IS SO ORDERED, this 21st day of July, 2014.
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.
Why Is My Information Online?