(PC) Wilson v. Tuolomne County, et al.

Filing 6

ORDER GRANTING 2 Motion to Proceed IFP signed by Magistrate Judge Sheila K. Oberto on 2/17/2021. (Attachments: # 1 IFP Application). (Lundstrom, T)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 CHRISTOPHER JOHN WILSON, 12 Plaintiff, 13 14 v. TUOLUMNE COUNTY, et al., 15 Defendants. Case No. 1:21-cv-00196-SKO (PC) ORDER GRANTING PLAINTIFF’S MOTION TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS AND DIRECTING PAYMENT OF INMATE FILING FEE BY THE TUOLUMNE COUNTY SHERIFF (Doc. 2) 16 Plaintiff has requested leave to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915. 17 18 (Doc. 2.) He has made the showing required by section 1915(a). 19 Accordingly, the Court ORDERS: 20 1. Plaintiff’s motion to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED. 21 2. The Tuolumne County Sheriff or his designee shall collect payments from 22 Plaintiff’s inmate trust account in an amount equal to 20 percent of the preceding 23 month’s income credited to the account, and shall forward those payments to the 24 Clerk of the Court each time the amount in the account exceeds $10, in 25 accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b)(2), until a total of $350 has been collected 26 and forwarded to the Clerk of the Court. The payments shall be clearly identified 27 by the name and number assigned to this action. 28 /// 1 3. The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order and a copy of 2 Plaintiff’s in forma pauperis application on the Tuolumne County Sheriff at 28 N. 3 Lower Sunset Drive, Sonora, CA 95370. 4 4. The Clerk of the Court is directed to serve a copy of this order on the Financial 5 Department, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, Sacramento Division. 6 7 8 IT IS SO ORDERED. Dated: February 17, 2021 /s/ Sheila K. Oberto UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2 .

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