Canada v. Heikel et al
ORDER OF TRANSFER. Signed by Judge Jon S. Tigar on June 13, 2017. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service) (wsn, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 6/13/2017) [Transferred from cand on 6/15/2017.]
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
RONALD LEE CANADA,
HEIKEL, et al.,
United States District Court
Northern District of California
ORDER OF TRANSFER
Case No. 17-cv-03197-JST (PR)
Ronald Lee Canada, an inmate at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville, filed this
pro se civil rights action under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, complaining about events and omissions at that
prison. Vacaville is in Solano County, which is within the venue of the Eastern District of
California. No defendant is alleged to reside in, and none of the events or omissions giving rise to
the complaint occurred in, the Northern District of California. Venue therefore would be proper in
the Eastern District of California and not in this one. See 28 U.S.C. § 1391(b). Accordingly, in
the interests of justice and pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1406(a), this action is TRANSFERRED to the
United States District Court for the Eastern District of California. The Clerk shall transfer this
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated: June 13, 2017
JON S. TIGAR
United States District Judge
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