Shaw v. Calhoun State Prison et al
ORDER Transferring this case to the Middle District of GA, Albany Division. Signed by Judge Dudley H. Bowen on 4/27/17. (cmr) [Transferred from gasd on 4/27/2017.]
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
U.S. DISTRICT COURT
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FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA
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CHRISTOPHER J. SHAW,
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CALHOUN STATE PRISON; GEORGIA
DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS;
SGT. SPENCER; LT. SPENCER; UNIT
MANAGER HOLLOMAN; and
Plaintiff filed this case in the Dublin Division even though all of the named
defendants are located in Calhoun County, Georgia, and the events in Plaintiffs complaint
allegedly occurred in Calhoun County. (See doc. no. I.) Because Calhoun County is in the
Middle District of Georgia, the proper venue is the Albany Division of the Middle District of
Georgia. 28 U.S.C. § 1391(b).
In the interest of justice, instead of dismissing this action, the Court ORDERS it
TRANSFERRED to the Middle District of Georgia, Albany Division. 28 U.S.C. § 1406(a).
The Court also DIRECTS the Clpk-ttTtofW^ the file to that District.
SO ORDERED this
by of>Xpril, 2017, at Augusta, Georgia.
TED STATES^DTSTRICT JUDGE
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