Dupree v. Mills et al

Filing 4

ORDER of INTRADISTRICT TRANSFER from Sacramento (2:11-cv-1936 GGH) to Fresno (1:11-cv-1416 GSA) signed by Magistrate Judge Gregory G. Hollows on 8/23/11. (Dillon, M)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 RICHARD JOSE DUPREE, JR., 11 Plaintiff, 12 13 No. CIV S-11-1936 GGH P vs. MISTY MILLS, et al., 14 Defendants. 15 ORDER / 16 Plaintiff, a state prisoner proceeding pro se, has filed a civil rights action pursuant 17 to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, together with a request to proceed in forma pauperis. In his complaint, 18 plaintiff alleges violations of his civil rights by defendants. The alleged violations took place in 19 Kings County, which is part of the Fresno Division of the United States District Court for the 20 Eastern District of California. See Local Rule 120(d). 21 Pursuant to Local Rule 120(f), a civil action which has not been commenced in 22 the proper division of a court may, on the court’s own motion, be transferred to the proper 23 division of the court. Therefore, this action will be transferred to the Fresno Division of the 24 court. In light of 1996 amendments to 28 U.S.C. § 1915, this court will not rule on plaintiff’s 25 request to proceed in forma pauperis. 26 //// 1 1 Good cause appearing, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that: 2 1. This court has not ruled on plaintiff’s request to proceed in forma pauperis1; 3 2. This action is transferred to the United States District Court for the Eastern 4 District of California sitting in Fresno; and 5 6 3. All future filings shall reference the new Fresno case number assigned and shall be filed at: 7 United States District Court Eastern District of California 2500 Tulare Street Fresno, CA 93721 8 9 10 DATED: August 23, 2011 11 /s/ Gregory G. Hollows UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 12 GGH:mp 13 dupr1936.22 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 1 The court notes that on July 28, 2011, plaintiff received his third strike under the PLRA 28 U.S.C. § 1915(g). See Civ No. 11-1700 WBS KJN P, Doc. 11. Plaintiff has filed 22 actions since October 2010. 2

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