(PC) Gaon v. Lau et al
ORDER ADOPTING 13 Findings and Recommendations and DISMISSING Action signed by District Judge Dale A. Drozd on 1/8/2021. CASE CLOSED. (Lundstrom, T)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
No. 1:20-cv-00182-NONE-JLT (PC)
T. LAU, et al.,
ORDER ADOPTING FINDINGS AND
RECOMMENDATIONS AND DISMISSING
(Doc. No. 13)
Plaintiff Amos Gaon is a state prisoner proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis in this
civil rights action under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. This matter was referred to a United States Magistrate
Judge pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(B) and Local Rule 302.
On August 28, 2020, the assigned magistrate judge issued a screening order, finding that
plaintiff’s first amended complaint fails to state a claim on which relief can be granted. (Doc. No.
10.) The magistrate judge directed plaintiff to file a second amended complaint curing the
deficiencies in his pleading. (Id. at 5.) Plaintiff has failed to file an amended complaint or
otherwise respond to the screening order.
Therefore, on October 15, 2020, the magistrate judge issued an order requiring plaintiff to
show cause in writing, within 21 days, why this action should not be dismissed due to his failure
to comply with a court order. (Doc. No. 11.) The order to show cause cautioned plaintiff that
“[f]ailure to comply with this order will result in a recommendation that this case be dismissed for
failure to state a claim and to obey a court order.” (Id. at 2.) Plaintiff has failed to respond to the
order to show cause.
Accordingly, on November 19, 2020, the assigned magistrate judge filed findings and
recommendations, recommending that this action be dismissed due to plaintiff’s failure to obey
court orders and failure to state a claim on which relief can be granted. (Doc. No. 13.) The
findings and recommendations were served on plaintiff and provided him 14 days to file
objections thereto. (Id. at 2.) Plaintiff has not filed any objections to the pending findings and
recommendations and the time do so has passed.
In accordance with the provisions of 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(C), this court has conducted a
de novo review of this case. Having carefully reviewed the entire file, the court finds the findings
and recommendations to be supported by the record and proper analysis.
are adopted in full;
The Clerk of the Court is directed to assign a district judge to this action for
purposes of closure and to close this case.
This action is dismissed due to plaintiff’s failure to obey court orders and failure to
state a claim on which relief can be granted; and,
The findings and recommendations issued on November 19, 2020 (Doc. No. 13)
IT IS SO ORDERED.
January 8, 2021
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
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