WITHERSPOON v. GATORADE
OPINION fld. Signed by Judge Stanley R. Chesler on 2/20/15. (sr, )
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY
Civil Action No. 15-1224 (SRC)
CHESLER, District Judge
This matter comes before the Court on the application filed by Plaintiff Desmond
Witherspoon to proceed in forma pauperis without fees under 28 U.S.C. § 1915. The Court finds
that Plaintiff qualifies for in forma pauperis status, yet his Complaint will be dismissed. The
Court must examine Plaintiff’s claim and dismiss it if frivolous or legally insufficient. 28 U.S.C.
§ 1915(e)(2). Here, Plaintiff demands a “Service Agreement” for a cause of action
“Reorganization Act of 1939.” No further information is provided. As such, Plaintiff has failed
to state a basis for federal subject matter jurisdiction and has failed to state a facially plausible
claim for relief. For the reasons provided in the Opinion for Civil Action No. 14-6296, Plaintiff
is on notice that he may be sanctioned if he continues to file unsubstantiated and repetitive
lawsuits. An appropriate Order will be filed.
s/Stanley R. Chesler
STANLEY R. CHESLER
United States District Judge
Dated: February 20, 2015
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