Williams v. Funk et al

Filing 3

MEMORANDUM AND ORDER: IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Clerk shall mail to plaintiff a copy of the Court's form Prisoner Civil Rights Complaint. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk shall mail to plaintiff a copy of the Court's form Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperis Prisoner Cases. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that plaintiff shall file an amended complaint on the Court-provided form within thirty (30) days of the date of this Order. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that plaintiff shall either pay the  6;350 filing fee or submit a motion to proceed in forma pauperis within thirty (30) days of the date of this Order.IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that if plaintiff submits a motion to proceed informa pauperis, he must also submit a certified copy of his priso n account statement for the six-month period immediately preceding the filing of his complaint. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that if plaintiff fails to comply with this Order, the Court will dismiss this action without prejudice. If the case is dismissed fo r noncompliance with this Order, the dismissal will not constitute a strike under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(g). Amended/Supplemental Pleadings due by 9/16/2011. Initial Partial Filing Fee due by 9/16/2011. Signed by Honorable Jean C. Hamilton on 8/17/11. (copy of forms mailed to Plaintiff)(TRC)

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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF MISSOURI NORTHERN DIVISION RONALD WILLIAMS, Plaintiff, v. UNKNOWN FUNK, et al., Defendants. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) No. 2:11CV59 JCH MEMORANDUM AND ORDER This matter is before the Court on review of plaintiff’s pro se complaint. The complaint is defective because it has not been drafted on a Court-provided form, see Local Rule 2.06(A), and because plaintiff has neither paid the filing fee nor submitted a motion to proceed in forma pauperis along with a prison account statement, see 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a). Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Clerk shall mail to plaintiff a copy of the Court’s form Prisoner Civil Rights Complaint. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk shall mail to plaintiff a copy of the Court’s form Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperis – Prisoner Cases. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that plaintiff shall file an amended complaint on the Court-provided form within thirty (30) days of the date of this Order. IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that plaintiff shall either pay the $350 filing fee or submit a motion to proceed in forma pauperis within thirty (30) days of the date of this Order. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that if plaintiff submits a motion to proceed in forma pauperis, he must also submit a certified copy of his prison account statement for the six-month period immediately preceding the filing of his complaint. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that if plaintiff fails to comply with this Order, the Court will dismiss this action without prejudice. If the case is dismissed for noncompliance with this Order, the dismissal will not constitute a “strike” under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(g). Dated this 17th day of August, 2011. /s/ Jean C. Hamilton JEAN C. HAMILTON UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE -2-

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