Filing 3

ORDER transferring the 1 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus filed by Calvin L. Moore to the Middle District of Georgia. Signed by Magistrate Judge G. R. Smith on 9/30/15. (wwp) [Transferred from gasd on 10/1/2015.]

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA SAVANNAH DIVISION CALVIN L. MOORE, ) ) Petitioner, ) ) V. ) Case No. CV415-263 ) WARDEN GREGORY McLAUGHLIN, ) ) ) Respondent. ) ORDER Calvin L. Moore, who is detained at the Macon State prison in Oglethorpe, Georgia, attacks a Tift County conviction and sentence for murder, felony murder, and aggravated assault pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254. Doc. 1. Federal law, however, only permits filing state habeas petitions in the district of conviction or confinement. 28 U.S.C. § 2241(d); Wright v. Indiana, 263 F. App'x 794, 795 (11th Cir. 2008). Moore is neither detained in this district nor is he attacking a local conviction or sentence. Both Tift and Macon counties lie within the Middle District of Georgia's jurisdiction. 28 U.S.C. § 90. Since his case lacks any tie to this District, the Clerk is DIRECTED to transfer it to the Middle District for all further proceedings. Lf SO ORDERED, this? day of September, 2015. UNITED S1ES MAGISTRATE JUDGE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA 2

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