Titus v. Stanton, County of et al
ORDER - Titus' Affidavit Accompanying Motion for Permission to Appeal in Forma Pauperis (Filing No. 86 ) is granted. Ordered by Magistrate Judge Thomas D. Thalken. (GJG)(Sent to Court of Appeals electronically)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEBRASKA
MICHAEL UNGER and
STANTON COUNTY, NEBRASKA,
This matter is before the court on the plaintiff’s, Ashely Titus (Titus), Affidavit
Accompanying Motion for Permission to Appeal in Forma Pauperis (Affidavit) (Filing No.
86). On April 22, 2013, the court dismissed several of the Titus’ claims. See Filing No. 20.
On November 4, 2013, the court dismissed Titus’ remaining claim and entered judgment
against her. See Filing No. 79. Titus filed a timely Notice of Appeal on December 3, 2013.
See Filing No. 81. Titus did not previously proceed IFP in this matter. Titus represents
she is unemployed, although she receives public assistance, has no money in checking or
savings, and has monthly expenses of nearly $700. See Filing No. 86 - Affidavit. Although
the plaintiff failed to file a separate motion, the document filed does contain the minimum
amount of information required under the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure Rule
24(a)(1) and shows the plaintiff’s inability to pay fees and costs. Accordingly,
IT IS ORDERED:
Titus’ Affidavit Accompanying Motion for Permission to Appeal in Forma Pauperis
(Filing No. 86) is granted.
Dated this 23rd day of December, 2013.
BY THE COURT:
s/ Thomas D. Thalken
United States Magistrate Judge
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