HAMMOND v. LANCASTER CITY BUREAU OF POLICE et al
ORDER THAT LEAVE TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS IS GRANTED. THE CLERK OF COURT IS DIRECTED TO SEND A COPY OF THIS ORDER TO THE SUPERINTENDENT OF SCI-FAYETTE. THE COMPLAINT IS DISMISSED FOR THE REASONS DISCUSSED IN THE COURT'S MEMORANDUM. PLFF. I S GIVEN LEAVE TO FILE AN AMENDED COMPLAINT WITHIN THIRTY (30) DAYS OF THE DATE OF THIS ORDER. UPON THE FILING OF AN AMENDMENT THE CLERK SHALL NOT MAKE SERVICE UNTIL SO ORDERED.. SIGNED BY HONORABLE THOMAS N. ONEILL, JR ON 5/30/17. 5/30/17 ENTERED AND COPIES MAILED TO PRO SE PLFF. AND SUPERINTENDENT OF SCI-FAYETTE, 1 COPY TO LEGAL BIN.(pr, )
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
KHALIL K. HAMMOND
LANCASTER CITY BUREAU OF
POLICE, et al.
AND NOW, this 30th day of May, 2017, upon consideration of plaintiff’s motion to
proceed in forma pauperis and his pro se complaint, it is ORDERED that:
Leave to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED.
Plaintiff, Khalil K. Hammond, #KC-9993, shall pay the full filing fee of $350 in
installments, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(b). Based on the financial information provided by
plaintiff, an initial partial filing fee of $6.32 is assessed. The Superintendent or other appropriate
official at SCI-Fayette or at any other prison at which plaintiff may be incarcerated is directed to
deduct $6.32 from plaintiff’s inmate trust fund account, when such funds become available, and
forward that amount to the Clerk of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of
Pennsylvania, 601 Market Street, Room 2609, Philadelphia, PA 19106, to be credited to Civil
Action No. 17-1885. In each succeeding month when the amount in plaintiff’s inmate trust fund
account exceeds $10.00, the Superintendent or other appropriate official shall forward payments
to the Clerk of Court equaling 20% of the preceding month’s income credited to plaintiff’s
inmate trust fund account until the fees are paid. Each payment shall reference the docket
number for this case, Civil Action No. 17-1885.
The Clerk of Court is directed to send a copy of this order to the Superintendent
The complaint is DISMISSED for the reasons discussed in the Court’s
Plaintiff is given leave to file an amended complaint within thirty (30) days of the
date of this order. If he chooses to file an amended complaint, plaintiff shall list all defendants in
the caption of the amended complaint as well as in the body of the amended complaint, and shall
specify how each defendant was responsible for violating his rights. Upon the filing of an
amendment the Clerk shall not make service until so ORDERED.
BY THE COURT:
s/ Thomas N. O’Neill, Jr.
THOMAS N. O’NEILL, JR., J.
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