Williams v. Lynch
ORDER granting 8 Motion to Dismiss Appeal. Signed by Chief Judge James C. Dever III on 6/6/2013. A copy of the order was mailed to the pro se appellant. (Sawyer, D.)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA
DENNIS DARNAY WILLIAMS,
MARJORIE K. LYNCH, Bankruptcy
On March 22, 2013, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of North
Carolina transmitted a notice of appeal to this court [D.E. 1]. The same day, the clerk entered a
notice of docketing and briefing deadlines that established April 8, 2013, as the deadline for
appellant Dennis Darnay Williams to file his brief. See [D.E. 6]; Local Civil Rule 83.8, EDNC;
Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 8009.
Williams did not file a brief or a motion for an extension oftime in this case. Accordingly,
on April 15, 2013, appellee moved to dismiss the appeal [D.E. 8]. On April 18, 2013, the clerk
notified Williams that he had to respond to the motion to dismiss on or before May 9, 2013, and if
he failed to respond, his appeal might be dismissed [D.E. 9]. Williams did not respond to the motion
The motion to dismiss the appeal [D.E. 8] is GRANTED. The clerk shall close the case.
SO ORDERED. This __k_ day of June 2013.
Chief United States District Judge
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