Scott v. Galloway et al
ORDER TRANSFERRING CASE. to the Eastern District of California. Signed by Judge Charles R. Breyer on 1/3/2012. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate of Service)(beS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/6/2012)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
THOMAS E. SCOTT, V-62220,
DR. GALLOWAY, et al.,
No. C 11-5742 CRB (PR)
ORDER OF TRANSFER
(Docket # 5 & 6)
Plaintiff, a prisoner at Mule Creek State Prison in Ione, California, has filed a pro
se civil rights complaint under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. A substantial part of the events or
omissions giving rise to the claim(s) occurred, and the defendants named reside, in the
County of Amador, which lies within the venue of the Eastern District of California.
See 28 U.S.C. § 84(b). Venue therefore properly lies in the Eastern District. See id. §
Accordingly, IT IS ORDERED that, in the interest of justice and pursuant to 28
U.S.C. § 1406(a), this action be TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court for
the Eastern District of California.
The clerk shall transfer this matter and terminate all pending motions as moot.
Jan. 3, 2012
CHARLES R. BREYER
United States District Judge
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