Scott v. Hatten
ORDER directing Clerk of Court to Amend Caption re 27 signed by Magistrate Judge Sheila K. Oberto on 3/20/2017. (Lundstrom, T)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ROGER WAYNE SCOTT,
ORDER DIRECTING CLERK
OF COURT TO AMEND CAPTION
SHAWN HATTON, Warden, Correctional
Case No. 1:16-cv-00599-LJO-SKO HC
“If the petitioner is currently in custody under a state court judgment, the petition must name
as respondent the state officer who has custody.” Rule 2(a) of the Rules Governing Section 2254
Cases in the United States District Courts. Petitioner has advised the Court that he is presently
incarcerated in the California Institution for Men, Chino, California. As a result, Dean Borders,
Warden of the California Institution for Men, has custody of Petitioner.
Accordingly, the Court hereby ORDERS the Clerk of Court to amend the caption to reflect
the name of Dean Borders, Warden, California Institution for Men, as Respondent.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
March 20, 2017
Sheila K. Oberto
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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