Packard v. Colvin
-CLERK TO FOLLOW UP-ORDER re 2 MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis filed by Donna M. Packard. The Clerk of Court is directed to file the plaintiff's papers without the payment of fees. Service of papers, which may be done by certified mail, shall be performed by the plaintiff's attorney. SO ORDERED. Signed by Hon. Lawrence J. Vilardo on July 14, 2016. (APG)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
WESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
CAROLYN W. COLVIN, ACTING
COMMISSIONER OF SOCIAL
Plaintiff Donna Packard has submitted to this Court a Complaint (Docket Item 1),
along with a Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperis and a Supporting Affirmation (Docket
Item 2) pursuant to Title 28, United States Code, Section 1915. The affirmation in
support of the Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperis has been reviewed by the Court in
accordance with the requirements set forth in Title 28, United States Code, Section
1915(a)(1), and the complaint has been reviewed by the Court with respect to the
criteria set forth in Title 28, United States Code, Section 1915(e)(2).
This Court finds that plaintiff has met the statutory requirements for in forma
pauperis status, and therefore permission to proceed in forma pauperis is granted. The
Clerk of Court is directed to file plaintiff’s papers without payment of fees. Service of
papers, which may be done by certified mail, shall be performed by Plaintiff’s attorney.
Buffalo, New York, July 14, 2016
s/ Lawrence J. Vilardo
LAWRENCE J. VILARDO
United States District Judge
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