Perez v. Corizon Health, et al.
ORDER granting 2 Motion to Proceed IFP signed by Magistrate Judge Michael J. Seng on 8/10/2017. (Attachments: # 1 IFP Application). (Lundstrom, T)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
CASE NO. 1:17-cv-01021-MJS (PC)
ORDER GRANTING APPLICATION TO
PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS
(ECF NO. 2)
CORIZON HEALTH, et al.,
ORDER DIRECTING PAYMENT
OF INMATE FILING FEE BY FRESNO
Plaintiff is a county jail inmate proceeding pro se pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and has
requested leave 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 pauperis will be granted. Still, Plaintiff remains obligated to pay the
statutory filing fee of $350.00 for the action. 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(1). She must make
monthly payments in the amount of twenty percent of the preceding month=s income
credited to Plaintiff=s trust account. The Fresno County Jail is required to send to the
Clerk of the Court payments from Plaintiff=s 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).
In accordance with the above and good cause appearing therefor, IT IS HEREBY
1. Plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis (ECF No. 2) is
2. The Sheriff for Fresno County or her designee shall collect payments
from Plaintiff=s prison trust account in an amount equal to twenty per cent
(20%) of the preceding month=s income credited to the inmate=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 for Fresno County, 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
Financial Department, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California,
5. Within sixty (60) days of the date of service of this order, Plaintiff shall
submit a certified copy of her inmate trust account statement for the six-month
period immediately preceding the filing of the complaint, if Plaintiff has not already
IT IS SO ORDERED.
August 10, 2017
Michael J. Seng
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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