Faulkner v. Spearman
ORDER Directing Clerk of Court to Amend Caption signed by Magistrate Judge Sheila K. Oberto on 06/05/2017. (Flores, E)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
KENNETH LEWIS FAULKNER,
Case No. 1:17-cv-00695-DAD-SKO HC
ORDER DIRECTING CLERK
OF COURT TO AMEND CAPTION
DAVIES, Warden at Corcoran State Prison,
“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 High Desert State Prison, Susanville, California. As a result, M. Eliot Spearman,
Warden of High Desert State Prison, has custody of Petitioner.
Accordingly, the Court hereby ORDERS the Clerk of Court to amend the caption to reflect
the name of M. Eliot Spearman, Warden, High Desert State Prison, as Respondent.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
June 5, 2017
Sheila K. Oberto
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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