Garrett v. Gastelo et al
ORDER OF TRANSFER. Case is transferred to the United States District Court, Central District of California (Western Division). Signed by Magistrate Judge Sallie Kim on 12/29/2016. (Attachments: # 1 Certificate/Proof of Service)(mklS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/29/2016)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
JAMES “JAMIL” GARRETT, T47531,
Case No. 16-7357 SK (PR)
ORDER OF TRANSFER
United States District Court
Northern District of California
J. GASTELO, Warden, et al.,
Plaintiff, a prisoner at the California Men’s Colony (CMC) in San Luis Obispo, has
filed a pro se complaint under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 alleging inadequate medical care. A
substantial part of the events or omissions giving rise to the claim(s) occurred, and the
defendants named reside, in San Luis Obispo County, which lies within the venue of the
Central District of California, Western Division. See 28 U.S.C. § 84(c) (2). Venue
therefore properly lies in the Central District, Western Division. 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 Central District of California, Western Division.
The clerk shall transfer this matter forthwith.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
Dated: December 29, 2016
United States Magistrate Judge
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