Howard v. Houston
MEMORANDUM AND ORDER that petitioner shall tender the $5.00 fee to the Clerk of the court or submit a request to proceed in forma pauperis and an affidavit of poverty in support thereof on or before October 14, 2012. The Clerk of the court is directed to set a pro se case management deadline in this case with the following text: October 14, 2012: deadline to submit IFP application or pay $5.00 filing fee. Ordered by Senior Judge Richard G. Kopf. (Copy mailed to pro se party with Form AO240)(ADB, )
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEBRASKA
STUART D. HOWARD,
ROBERT P. HOUSTON,
This matter is before the court on its own motion. The above-captioned matter
has been provisionally filed on September 11, 2012. (Filing No. 1.) However, due
to certain technical defects, the Petition cannot be further processed until such defects
are corrected. To assure further consideration of the Petition, Petitioner must correct
the defect listed below. FAILURE TO CORRECT THE DEFECT MAY RESULT
IN DISMISSAL OF THE PETITION.
Petitioner has failed to include the $5.00 filing fee. Petitioner has the choice
of either tendering the $5.00 fee to the Clerk of the court or submitting a request to
proceed in forma pauperis and an affidavit of poverty in support thereof. If Petitioner
chooses to do the latter, the enclosed pauper’s forms should be completed and
returned to this court.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that:
Petitioner is directed to correct the above-listed technical defect in the
Petition on or before October 14, 2012.
Failure to comply with this Memorandum and Order will result in
dismissal of this matter without further notice.
The Clerk of the court send to Petitioner the Form AO240, Application
to Proceed Without Prepayment of Fees and Affidavit.
The Clerk of the court is directed to set a pro se case management
deadline in this case with the following text: October 14, 2012: deadline to submit IFP
application or pay $5.00 filing fee.
DATED this 14th day of September, 2012.
BY THE COURT:
Richard G. Kopf
Senior United States District Judge
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