Leffebre v. Davis et al
ORDER dismissing this action without prejudice, and denying without prejudice leave to proceed in forma pauperis on appeal, by Judge Lewis T. Babcock on 1/16/15. (dkals, )
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLORADO
Civil Action No. 14-cv-02355-GPG
ANDRE DAVID LEFFEBRE,
BLAKE R. DAVIS,
CHRISTOPHER B. SYNSVOLL, Federal Bureau of Prisons, United States Department
of Justice and John Doe 7 & 8,
A. OSAGIE, and
D. ALFRED, Health Services Administration/Department,
ORDER OF DISMISSAL
On September 24, 2014, the Court denied Plaintiff leave to proceed in forma
pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915 in this action because he is subject to the filing
restriction in § 1915(g). The Court also ordered Plaintiff to pay the full amount of
$400.00 ($350.00 filing fee, plus a $50.00 administrative fee) within thirty days if he
wishes to pursue his claims in this action. The Court warned Plaintiff that the action
would be dismissed without further notice if he failed to pay the full amount of $400.00
within thirty days.
On December 17, 2014, Plaintiff’s appeal from the order denying him leave to
proceed in forma pauperis was dismissed and the mandate was issued. On December
19, 2014, Magistrate Judge Gordon P. Gallagher entered a minute order directing
Plaintiff to pay the required filing and administrative fees on or before January 9, 2015.
Plaintiff again was warned that the action would be dismissed without further notice if he
failed to pay the full amount of $400.00 within the time allowed.
Plaintiff has failed within the time allowed to pay the required filing and
administrative fees as directed. Therefore, the action will be dismissed. Furthermore,
the Court certifies pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a)(3) that any appeal from this order
would not be taken in good faith and therefore in forma pauperis status will be denied
for the purpose of appeal. See Coppedge v. United States, 369 U.S. 438 (1962). If
Plaintiff files a notice of appeal he also must pay the full $505 appellate filing fee or file a
motion to proceed in forma pauperis in the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth
Circuit within thirty days in accordance with Fed. R. App. P. 24. Accordingly, it is
ORDERED that the complaint and the action are dismissed without prejudice
pursuant to Rule 41(b) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure because Plaintiff failed to
pay the required filing and administrative fees as directed. It is
FURTHER ORDERED that leave to proceed in forma pauperis on appeal is
denied without prejudice to the filing of a motion seeking leave to proceed in forma
pauperis on appeal in the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.
DATED at Denver, Colorado, this
BY THE COURT:
s/Lewis T. Babcock
LEWIS T. BABCOCK, Senior Judge
United States District Court
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