Fruits v. Shasta County Sheriffs
ORDER TRANSFERRING CASE to the Eastern District of California. Signed by Judge Charles R. Breyer on 5/31/2016. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service)(beS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 5/31/2016)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
JOHN P. FRUITS, AT2526,
SHASTA COUNTY SHERIFF, et al.,
No. C 16-2772 CRB (PR)
ORDER OF TRANSFER
Plaintiff, a prisoner at the California Correctional Institution in Tehachapi, has
filed a pro se complaint under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 alleging various wrongdoing while in
the custody of the Shasta County Sheriff. A substantial part of the events or omissions
giving rise to the claim(s) occurred, and the defendants named reside, in the County of
Shasta, 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. § 1391(b).
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.
DATED: May 31, 2016
CHARLES R. BREYER
United States District Judge
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