Schwindler v. Holt

Filing 12

ORDER denying 11 Motion for order transferring case to Northern District. Signed by Magistrate Judge G. R. Smith on 1/3/17. (jlm)

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J V UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT... / fS5! ^ , nll^l SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF GEORG]^ SAVANNAH DIVISION " ^ ^^ FRANK JOSEPH SCHWINDLER, Petitioner, ) CV416-189 ) AHMED HOLT,Warden Respondent. ORDER On November 18, 2016, the Court directed the State to respond to petitioner's Motion to Transfer. Doc. 10. When no response was filed, petitioner filed a "Request for Order Transferring Case to Northern District." Doc. 11. However, due to clerical error, the Court's original Order was never served on the State. Since it was never served, its failure to respond is not, as petitioner suggests, "acquiescence to the transfer." Id. Accordingly, petitioner's "Request," doc. 11,is DENIED. Beginning December 1, 2015, the Attorney General for the State of Georgia has agreed to accept electronic service of ยง 2254 petitions on behalf of respondents, effective upon the entry of an Order directing a 1

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