(HC)Uhuru v. The People of the State of California
ORDER signed by Magistrate Judge Carolyn K. Delaney on 6/3/2021 ORDERING CASE TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. (Henshaw, R) [Transferred from California Eastern on 6/3/2021.]
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
KOHEN DIALLO E. UHURU,
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF
No. 2:21-cv-0939 CKD P
Petitioner, a state prisoner proceeding pro se, has filed an application for a writ of habeas
corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254. The application attacks a conviction issued by the Superior
Court of San Diego County. While both this court and the United States District Court in the
district where petitioner was convicted have jurisdiction, see Braden v. 30th Judicial Circuit
Court, 410 U.S. 484 (1973), any and all witnesses and evidence necessary for the resolution of
petitioner’s application are more readily available in San Diego County. Id. at 499 n.15; 28
U.S.C. § 2241(d).
Accordingly, in the furtherance of justice, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that this matter is
transferred to the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
Dated: June 3, 2021
CAROLYN K. DELANEY
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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