Deshavier v. Jordan et al
ORDER GRANTING 2 Motion to Proceed IFP ; ORDER DIRECTING Payment of Inmate Filing Fee by Kings County Jail, signed by Magistrate Judge Barbara A. McAuliffe on 06/30/2017. (Copy of this order forwarded to Financial-SAC and Sheriff of Kings County Jail) (Attachments: # 1 IFP Application) (Martin-Gill, S)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO
PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS
PATRICK JORDAN, et al.,
Case No. 1:17-cv-00816-DAD-BAM
ORDER DIRECTING PAYMENT OF
INMATE FILING FEE BY KINGS COUNTY
Plaintiff Ahkeem Deshavier (“Plaintiff”) is appearing pro se in this civil rights action
pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983.
Plaintiff initiated this action on June 19, 2017.
Currently before the Court is Plaintiff’s motion to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant to 28
U.S.C. § 1915, and Plaintiff’s Kings County inmate bank account. (Doc. 2).
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 (20%) of the preceding month’s income credited to Plaintiff’s
trust account. The Sheriff of Kings County Jail is required to send to the Clerk of the Court
payments from Plaintiff’s trust 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).
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. Plaintiff’s application to proceed in forma pauperis (Doc. 2) is GRANTED;
2. The Sheriff of Kings County Jail or his designee shall collect payments from
Plaintiff’s prison trust account in an amount equal to twenty percent (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 action;
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 Sheriff of Kings County Jail, via the
Court’s electronic case filing system (CM/ECF); and
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.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
June 30, 2017
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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