Humberto Figueroa-Guizar v. Keeton
ORDER Granting Petitioner's 10 Motion to Amend to Name a Proper Respondent signed by Magistrate Judge Jennifer L. Thurston on 06/07/2017. (Flores, E)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
Case No. 1:17-cv-00504-JLT (HC)
ORDER GRANTING PETITIONER’S
MOTION TO AMEND TO NAME A
On May 9, 2017, the Court issued an order granting Petitioner leave to amend the petition
18 to name a proper respondent. On May 30, 2017, Petitioner filed a motion to amend to name
19 Warden Keeton as Respondent in this matter. Keeton is the warden of the petitioner’s institution
20 and has “day-to-day control” over him; therefore, he is the correct respondent.
Accordingly, Petitioner’s motion to amend the instant petition and name a proper
22 respondent is GRANTED. The Clerk of Court is DIRECTED to substitute Keeton, Warden, as
IT IS SO ORDERED.
June 7, 2017
/s/ Jennifer L. Thurston
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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