Endsley et al v. State of California
ORDER TRANSFERRING CASE TO THE CENTRAL DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA. Signed by Judge Nathanael Cousins on 4/16/14. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service)(lmh, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 4/16/2014)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
No. C 14-1718 NC (PR)
MARC ANTHONY LOWELL ENDSLEY,
United States District Court
For the Northern District of California
ORDER OF TRANSFER
Plaintiffs have filed a pro se civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983
complaining of conditions at Atascadero State Hospital, in Atascadero, California.
Atascadero State Hospital is located in San Luis Obispo County, within the venue of the
Central District of California. See 28 U.S.C. § 84(c). No defendant is alleged to reside in,
and none of the events or omissions giving rise to the complaint occurred in, the Northern
District. Venue therefore is proper in the Central District, and not in this one. See 28 U.S.C.
Accordingly, in the interest of justice and pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1406(a), this action
is TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
The Clerk of the Court is directed to transfer the case forthwith. In view of the transfer, the
Court will not rule upon plaintiffs’ request for leave to proceed in forma pauperis or
plaintiffs’ motion to appoint counsel.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
April 16, 2014
NATHANAEL M. COUSINS
United States Magistrate Judge
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