Bank of America, N.A. v. Baxter et al
ORDER directing Clerk not to authorize service and advising plaintiff to notify Clerk in writing of any change of address. Motions granted: 3 MOTION for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis. Signed by Magistrate Judge Shiva V Hodges on 6/23/2017. (mwal)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE DISTRICT OF SOUTH CAROLINA
Bank of America, N.A.,
Elois C. Baxter; The Summit
Community Association, Inc.; and The
United States of America, acting by and
through its agency, The Secretary of
Housing and Urban Development,
C/A No.: 3:17-1447-MBS-SVH
The above-captioned case has been removed from the Richland County Court of
Common Pleas. [ECF No. 1]. Under Local Civ. Rule 73.02(B)(2)(e) (D.S.C.), pretrial
proceedings in this action have been referred to the assigned United States Magistrate
PAYMENT OF THE FILING FEE:
Defendant Elois C. Baxter has submitted an Application to Proceed in District
Court Without Prepaying Fees or Costs, which is construed as a Motion for Leave to
Proceed in forma pauperis. See 28 U.S.C. § 1915. A review of the motion reveals that
Plaintiff should be relieved of the obligation to prepay the full filing fee. Plaintiff’s
Motion for Leave to Proceed in forma pauperis is granted. [ECF No. 3].
Defendant Elois C. Baxter is ordered to keep the Clerk of Court advised in writing
(United States District Court, 901 Richland Street, Columbia, South Carolina 29201) of
any address change, so as to assure that orders or other matters that specify deadlines will
be received. Defendant’s failure to comply with this order will not be excused and could
result in sanctions against Defendant. If an attorney serves Defendant by mail, Defendant
also has a duty to notify that attorney of any address change.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
June 23, 2017
Columbia, South Carolina
Shiva V. Hodges
United States Magistrate Judge
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