Nunn v. People of the State of Colorado, The
ORDER dismissing this action without prejudice, and denying without prejudice leave to proceed in forma pauperis on appeal, by Judge Lewis T. Babcock on 9/11/15. (dkals, )
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLORADO
Civil Action No. 15-cv-01613-GPG
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF COLORADO
ORDER OF DISMISSAL
Applicant, Brittany Nunn, initiated this action by filing pro se an Application for a
Writ of Habeas Corpus. (ECF No. 1). On July 30, 2015, Magistrate Judge Gordon P.
Gallagher entered an order directing Ms. Nunn to cure certain deficiencies if she wished
to pursue her claims. (ECF No. 3). Specifically, Magistrate Judge Gallagher directed
Ms. Nunn to file her habeas application on the proper form as required by the local rules
for the District of Colorado. Additionally, Ms. Nunn was directed to file a § 1915 Motion
and Affidavit or pay the $5.00 filing fee. Ms. Nunn was warned that the action would be
dismissed without further notice if she failed to cure these deficiencies within thirty days.
Ms. Nunn has failed to cure the deficiencies within the time allowed and she has
failed to respond in any way to Magistrate Judge Gallagher’s July 30, 2015 order.
Therefore, the action will be dismissed without prejudice for failure to prosecute and
cure the deficiencies.
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 she 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 Application for a Writ of Habeas Corpus (ECF No. 1) and the
action are dismissed without prejudice pursuant to Rule 41(b) of the Federal Rules of
Civil Procedure because Ms. Nunn failed to prosecute and cure the deficiencies 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 11th day of
September , 2015.
BY THE COURT:
s/Lewis T. Babcock
LEWIS T. BABCOCK, Senior Judge
United States District Court
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