(PC) Martin v. Mendoza, et al.
ORDER GRANTING 2 Motion to Proceed IFP signed by Magistrate Judge Erica P. Grosjean on 11/18/2022. (Attachments: # 1 IFP Application) (Lundstrom, T)
Case 1:22-cv-01484-EPG Document 4 Filed 11/21/22 Page 1 of 2
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
Case No. 1:22-cv-01484-EPG (PC)
JARED ANDREW MARTIN,
ORDER GRANTING APPLICATION TO
PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS
BENJAMIN MENDOZA, et al.,
(ECF No. 2)
ORDER DIRECTING PAYMENT
OF INMATE FILING FEE BY MADERA
Plaintiff is a prisoner 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.
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 of
the preceding month’s income credited to Plaintiff’s trust account. The Sheriff of Madera
County, or his or her designee, is required to send to the Clerk of 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).
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In accordance with the above and good cause appearing therefore, IT IS HEREBY
1. Plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED.
2. The Sheriff of Madera County, or his or her designee, shall collect payments
from Plaintiff’s prison 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 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 Court. The payments shall be clearly
identified by the name and number assigned to this action.
3. The Clerk of Court is directed to serve a copy of this order and a copy of
Plaintiff’s in forma pauperis application on the Sheriff of Madera County, via the United
States Postal Service.
Department, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, Sacramento Division.
5. Within sixty (60) days of the date of service of this order, Plaintiff shall submit a
The Clerk of Court is directed to serve a copy of this order on the Financial
certified copy of his prison trust account statement for the six-month period immediately
preceding the filing of the complaint.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
November 18, 2022
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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