(PC) Harris v. Dr. Jhamou et al
ORDER GRANTING #2 Motion to Proceed IFP signed by Magistrate Judge Stanley A. Boone on 10/11/2019. (Attachments: #1 IFP Motion) (Sant Agata, S)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ANTOINE W. HARRIS,
DR. JHAMOU, et al.
Case No. 1:19-cv-01408-SAB (PC)
ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S
APPLICATION TO PROCEED IN FORMA
(ECF No. 2)
ORDER DIRECTING PAYMENT OF
INMATE FILING FEE BY WASHOE
COUNTY DETENTION FACILITY
Plaintiff Antoine W. Harris is a former state prisoner proceeding pro se in this civil rights
action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983.
Currently before the Court is Plaintiff’s application to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant
to 28 U.S.C. § 1915, filed on October 7, 2019. (ECF No. 2.) Plaintiff’s application includes a
certified jail trust account statement that reflects the activity in Plaintiff’s trust account for the last
six months. (Id. at 3-5.)
Since Plaintiff has made the showing required by § 1915, the application 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 Washoe County Detention Facility 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:
Plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis, (ECF No. 2), is GRANTED;
The Sheriff of the Washoe County Detention Facility or his/her designee shall
collect payments from Plaintiff’s 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;
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 the Washoe County
Detention Facility, via mail, at 911 E. Parr Blvd., Reno, NV 89512; 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.
October 11, 2019
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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