Kory Armes v. California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation et al
ORDER GRANTING Motion to Proceed in Forma Pauperis 2 and ORDER DIRECTING Payment of Inmate Filing Fee by California Department of Corrections, signed by Magistrate Judge Gary S. Austin on 2/17/17. (Attachments: # 1 IFP Application) (Hellings, J)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ORDER GRANTING APPLICATION TO
PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS
1:16-cv-01847 GSA (PC)
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF
REHABILITATION, et al.,
ORDER DIRECTING PAYMENT
OF INMATE FILING FEE BY CALIFORNIA
DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS
Plaintiff is a prisoner proceeding pro se pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and has requested
leave to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. ' 1915. Plaintiff has made the showing
required by ' 1915(a) and accordingly, the request to proceed in forma pauperis will be granted.
Plaintiff is obligated to pay the statutory filing fee of $350.00 for this action. 28 U.S.C.
' 1915(b)(1). Plaintiff is obligated to make monthly payments in the amount of twenty percent of
the preceding month=s income credited to plaintiff=s trust account. The California Department of
Corrections is required to send to the Clerk of the Court payments from plaintiff=s account each
time the amount in the account exceeds $10.00, until the statutory filing fee is paid in full. 28
U.S.C. ' 1915(b)(2).
In accordance with the above and good cause appearing therefore, IT IS HEREBY
1. Plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED;
2. The Director of the California Department of Corrections or his designee
shall collect payments from plaintiff=s prison trust account in an amount equal to
twenty per cent (20%) of the preceding month=s income credited to the prisoner=s
trust account and shall forward those payments to the Clerk of the Court each time
the amount in the account exceeds $10.00, in accordance with 28 U.S.C. ' 1915(b)(2),
until a total of $350.00 has been collected and forwarded to the Clerk of the Court.
The payments shall be clearly identified by the name and number assigned to this
3. The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order and a copy of
plaintiff=s in forma pauperis application on the Director of the California Department of
Corrections, via the court's electronic case filing system (CM/ECF).
The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order on the Financial
Department, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, Sacramento Division.
5. Within sixty (60) days of the date of service of this order, plaintiff shall submit a
certified copy of his prison trust account statement for the six-month period immediately
preceding the filing of the complaint, if plaintiff has not already done so.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
February 17, 2017
/s/ Gary S. Austin
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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