Lipsey v. Kalil, et al.

Filing 3

ORDER TRANSFERRING Case to the Sacramento Division, signed by Magistrate Judge Erica P. Grosjean on 7/10/17. New Case Number 2:17-cv-01429-AC (PC). Old Case Number 1:17-cv-00897-EPG (PC). (Marrujo, C)

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1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 9 EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Case No. 1:17-cv-00897-EPG (PC) CHRISTOPHER LIPSEY, JR., Plaintiff, ORDER TRANSFERRING CASE TO THE SACRAMENTO DIVISION OF THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA v. LIBRARIAN KALIL and LIBRARIAN K. SPENCER, Defendants. 17 18 19 20 Plaintiff, a state prisoner proceeding pro se, has filed a civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983, together with a request to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915. In his complaint, Plaintiff alleges violations of his civil rights by Defendants. The alleged 21 violations took place in Folsom, which is part of the Sacramento Division of the United States 22 District Court for the Eastern District of California. Therefore, the complaint should have been 23 filed in the Sacramento Division. 24 Pursuant to Local Rule 120(f), a civil action which has not been commenced in the proper 25 court may, on the Court’s own motion, be transferred to the proper court. Therefore, this action 26 will be transferred to the Sacramento Division. This Court will not rule on Plaintiff's request to 27 proceed in forma pauperis. 28 Good cause appearing, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that: 1 1 2 3 4 1. This action is transferred to the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California sitting in Sacramento; and 2. All future filings shall refer to the new Sacramento case number assigned and shall be filed at: 5 United States District Court Eastern District of California 501 "I" Street, Suite 4-200 Sacramento, CA 95814 6 7 8 IT IS SO ORDERED. 9 10 Dated: July 10, 2017 /s/ UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 2

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