Sierra v. Director of CDCR et al

Filing 9

ORDER TRANSFERRING CASE to Eastern District of California.. Signed by Judge Charles R. Breyer on 5/17/2016. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service)(beS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/18/2016)

Download PDF
1 2 3 4 5 IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 6 FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 7 8 KENNETH ALAN SIERRA, D00119, 9 Plaintiff(s), 10 11 12 vs. DIRECTOR OF CDCR, et al., Defendant(s). ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) No. C 16-2032 CRB (PR) ORDER OF TRANSFER (ECF Nos. 2 & 6) 13 14 Plaintiff, a prisoner at the California Health Care Facility in Stockton (CHCF), 15 has filed a pro se complaint under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 alleging various violations of his 16 federal constitutional rights. A substantial part of the events or omissions giving rise to 17 the claim(s) occurred, and the viable defendants named reside, in the County of San 18 Joaquin, which lies within the venue of the Eastern District of California. See 28 U.S.C. 19 § 84(b). Venue therefore properly lies in the Eastern District. See id. § 1391(b). 20 Accordingly, IT IS ORDERED that, in the interest of justice and pursuant to 28 21 U.S.C. § 1406(a), this action be TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court for 22 the Eastern District of California. 23 The clerk shall transfer this matter and terminate all pending motions (see ECF 24 Nos. 2 & 6) without prejudice to reasserting in the Eastern District. 25 SO ORDERED. 26 DATED: May 17, 2016 27 28 CHARLES R. BREYER United States District Judge G:\PRO-SE\CRB\CR.16\Sierra, K.16-2032.transfer.wpd

Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.

Why Is My Information Online?