Prudhomme v. United States of America

Filing 3

MEMORANDUM ORDER regarding venue. Signed by Magistrate Judge Keith F. Giblin on 2/14/2013. (bjc)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS BEAUMONT DIVISION WILLIAM DANNY PRUDHOMME § VS. § UNITED STATES OF AMERICA § CIVIL ACTION NO. 1:12cv599 MEMORANDUM OPINION REGARDING VENUE Petitioner William Danny Prudhomme, an inmate confined in the Federal Correctional Institution at Fort Worth, Texas ("FCIFort Worth"), proceeding pro se, filed what the court has construed as a petition for writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2241. Petitioner seeks credit towards his federal sentence for time spent in state custody following a parole violation. A petition for writ of habeas corpus filed pursuant to Section 2241 must filed in the federal judicial district in which the petitioner is in-0carcerated. United States v. Gabor, 905 F.2d 76 (5th Cir. 1990). FCI-Fort Worth is located in the Fort Worth Division of the Northern District of Texas. As petitioner is not confined within the Eastern District of Texas, this court lacks jurisdiction over his petition and may not adjudicate his claim. Accordingly, this petition will be transferred to the Fort Worth Division of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas. A Transfer Order shall be entered in accordance with this Memorandum Opinion. Hello This is a Test SIGNED this day of 14 February , 2013. KEITH F. GIBLIN UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE 2

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