William Johnson v. Davey
ORDER DIRECTING Clerk of Court to Amend Caption, signed by Magistrate Judge Sheila K. Oberto on 05/22/2017. (Martin-Gill, S)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
Case No. 1:17-cv-00602-SKO HC
ORDER DIRECTING CLERK
OF COURT TO AMEND CAPTION
“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 Valley State Prison, Chowchilla, California. As a result, Raythel Fisher, Warden of
Valley State Prison, has custody of Petitioner.
Accordingly, the Court hereby ORDERS the Clerk of Court to amend the caption to reflect
the name of Raythel Fisher, Warden, Valley State Prison, as Respondent.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
May 22, 2017
Sheila K. Oberto
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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