LeBlanc #333019 v. Russell

Filing 7

ORDER DENYING IFP: plaintiff to pay the entire appeal fee of 505.00 within 28 days or the appeal may be dismissed by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals; signed by Chief Judge Paul L. Maloney (Chief Judge Paul L. Maloney, cmc)

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UNITED STATES OF AMERICA UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN SOUTHERN DIVISION JEFFREY R. LeBLANC, Plaintiff, Case No. 1:15-cv-95 v. Honorable Paul L. Maloney GREGORY W. RUSSELL, Defendant. ____________________________________/ ORDER DENYING LEAVE TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS ON APPEAL This is a civil rights action brought by a state prisoner pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. On February 13, 2015 (docket ##4-5), the Court entered an opinion and order denying Plaintiff leave to proceed in forma pauperis because he has “three strikes” within the meaning of 28 U.S.C. § 1915(g). Plaintiff has now filed a notice of interlocutory appeal, but has failed to submit the $505.00 filing fee. As outlined in the Court’s memorandum opinion and order denying him pauper status based on § 1915(g), Plaintiff is barred from proceeding in forma pauperis on this appeal. Plaintiff has twenty-eight (28) days from the date of entry of this order to pay the entire filing fee for appealing a civil action, which is $505.00, to the Clerk of this Court. Plaintiff’s failure to comply with this order may result in dismissal of this appeal without prejudice by the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Dated: March 13, 2015 /s/ Paul L. Maloney Paul L. Maloney Chief United States District Judge SEND REMITTANCES TO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS: Clerk, U.S. District Court 399 Federal Building 110 Michigan Street, NW Grand Rapids, MI 49503 All checks or other forms of payment shall be payable to “Clerk, U.S. District Court.” -2-

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