Mendez v. United States of America et al

Filing 19

ORDER Granting Plaintiff's 17 Request to Withdraw Notice of Willingness to Proceed; ORDER Granting Plaintiff's Second 18 Motion to Extend Time to File Second Amended Complaint signed by Magistrate Judge Michael J. Seng on 09/26/2017. Sixty Day Deadline. (Flores, E)

Download PDF
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 10 EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 11 12 FELIPE MENDEZ, JR., Plaintiff, 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 v. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, et al., Defendants. 1:17-cv-00555-LJO-MJS (PC) ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S REQUEST TO WITHDRAW NOTICE OF WILINGNESS TO PROCEED (ECF No. 17) ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S SECOND MOTION TO EXTEND TIME TO FILE SECOND AMENDED COMPLAINT (ECF No. 18) SIXTY DAY DEADLINE 20 21 22 Plaintiff is a prisoner proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis in a civil rights 23 action pursuant to Bivens v. Six Unknown Named Agents, 403 U.S. 388 (1971) and the 24 Federal Tort Claims Act, 28 U.S.C. §§ 1346(b), 2671-2680 (“FTCA”). 25 On July 11, 2017, the Court screened Plaintiff’s first amended complaint and 26 found it stated cognizable Eighth Amendment claims against Defendants Ghotra, Awad, 27 Rivera, Mendoza, Lake, Lozano, Marlow, Cisneros, Amos, and Gramm. (ECF No. 11.) 28 1 1 Plaintiff was directed to file either a second amended complaint or a notice of willingness 2 to proceed on his cognizable claims only. After first seeking an extension of time in 3 which to file his second amended complaint, on September 13, 2017, Plaintiff filed a 4 notice of willingness to proceed on his cognizable claims only. (ECF No. 16.) On 5 September 25, 2017, Plaintiff filed a request to withdraw his notice of willingness to 6 proceed (ECF No. 17) and a request for a sixty day extension of time to file a second 7 amended complaint (ECF No. 18.) 8 9 10 11 12 As Plaintiff’s first amended complaint has not been sent out for service, his request to withdraw his notice of willingness to proceed is GRANTED. Additionally, Plaintiff will be GRANTED sixty days to file his second amended complaint. No further extensions of time will be granted. IT IS SO ORDERED. 13 14 Dated: September 26, 2017 /s/ Michael J. Seng UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.

Why Is My Information Online?