Krohe v. Steinhardt

Filing 15

ORDER GRANTING 11 Motion to Proceed IFP; ORDER DIRECTING Payment of Inmate Filing Fee by California Department of Corrections, signed by Magistrate Judge Michael J. Seng on 07/28/2017. (60-Day Deadline) (Attachments: # 1 IFP Application) (Martin-Gill, S)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 7 EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 8 9 10 11 12 13 1:17-cv-00878-DAD-MJS (PC) CHRISTOPHER DAVID KROHE, Plaintiff, ORDER GRANTING APPLICATION TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS (Document# 11) v. ZANDRA STEINHARDT, Defendant. and 14 ORDER DIRECTING PAYMENT OF INMATE FILING FEE BY CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS 15 16 17 Plaintiff is a prisoner proceeding pro se in a civil action and has requested leave 18 19 to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. ' 1915. Plaintiff has made the showing required by ' 1915(a) and accordingly, the request to proceed in forma 20 pauperis will be granted. Plaintiff is obligated to pay the statutory filing fee of $350.00 for 21 this action. 28 U.S.C. ' 1915(b)(1). Plaintiff is obligated to make monthly payments in 22 the amount of twenty percent of the preceding month=s income credited to plaintiff=s trust 23 account. The California Department of Corrections is required to send to the Clerk of the 24 Court payments from plaintiff=s account each time the amount in the account exceeds 25 $10.00, until the statutory filing fee is paid in full. 28 U.S.C. ' 1915(b)(2). 26 In accordance with the above and good cause appearing therefore, IT IS 27 HEREBY ORDERED that: 28 1 1 2 1. Plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED; 3 2. The Director of the California Department of Corrections or his 4 designee shall collect payments from plaintiff=s prison trust account in an 5 amount equal to twenty per cent (20%) of the preceding month=s income 6 credited to the prisoner=s trust account and shall forward those payments to 7 the Clerk of the Court each time the amount in the account exceeds $10.00, 8 in accordance with 28 U.S.C. ' 1915(b)(2), until a total of $350.00 has been 9 collected and forwarded to the Clerk of the Court. The payments shall be 10 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 11 12 13 of plaintiff=s in forma pauperis application on the Director of the California Department of Corrections, via the court's electronic case filing system (CM/ECF). 4. The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order on the 14 15 16 Financial Department, U.S. Sacramento Division. 5. Within sixty (60) days of the date of service of this order, plaintiff shall 17 18 19 District Court, Eastern District of California, submit a certified copy of his prison trust account statement for the six-month period immediately preceding the filing of the complaint, if plaintiff has not already done so. 20 21 IT IS SO ORDERED. 22 23 Dated: July 28, 2017 /s/ Michael J. Seng UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 24 25 26 27 28 2

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