Hamilton v. Yates et al
ORDER GRANTING Defendants' 1 Request for Screening Order and for Extension of Time to File Answer signed by Magistrate Judge Michael J. Seng on 1/16/. (Sant Agata, S)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
PAUL C. HAMILTON,
ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANT’S
REQUEST FOR SCREENING ORDER AND
FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO FILE
(ECF No. 1)
J.A. YATES, et. al.,
Plaintiff Paul C. Hamilton (“Plaintiff”) is a state prisoner proceeding pro se in this
civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. Defendants removed this action from
state court and now request that the Court screen Plaintiff’s Complaint in accordance
with 28 U.S.C. § 1915A. That request is GRANTED. The Court will screen Plaintiff’s
Complaint in due course.
Defendants also ask that they not be required to answer or otherwise defend
against this action until thirty days after the screening order is entered. Defendants’
Request is GRANTED. Defendants shall answer or otherwise respond to Plaintiff’s
claims within thirty days of the Court’s screening order if any claims are found
IT IS SO ORDERED.
January 16, 2012
Michael J. Seng
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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