Pickens v. Conway

Filing 5

ORDER APPROVING AND ADOPTING 3 Final Report and Recommendation. This action is DISMISSED for failure to state a claim. Signed by Judge Thomas W. Thrash, Jr. on 8/31/17. (jkl)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORGIA ATLANTA DIVISION GEOFFREY CRAIG PICKENS, Petitioner, v. CIVIL ACTION FILE NO. 1:17-CV-2777-TWT R. L. (BUTCH) CONWAY, Respondent. ORDER This is a pro se habeas corpus action. It is before the Court on the Report and Recommendation [Doc. 3] of the Magistrate Judge recommending dismissing the action for failure to state a claim. This Court lacks jurisdiction to issue writs of mandamus to state officers. The Court approves and adopts the Report and Recommendation as the judgment of the Court. This action is DISMISSED. SO ORDERED, this 31 day of August, 2017. /s/Thomas W. Thrash THOMAS W. THRASH, JR. United States District Judge T:\ORDERS\17\Pickens\r&r.wpd

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