Crow v. Hayes

Filing 21

ORDER LIFTING STAY and DIRECTING Clerk to arrange for service by e-mail upon Respondent and Attorney General's office. Signed by Magistrate Judge J Richard Creatura. (Attachments: # 1 pro se instruction sheet)**4 PAGE(S), PRINT ALL**(Tommy Crow, Prisoner ID: 773446)(CMG)

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1 2 3 4 5 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF WASHINGTON AT TACOMA 6 7 8 TOMMY LEE CROW JR, Petitioner, 9 10 v. CASE NO. 3:16-CV-05277-RJB-JRC ORDER LIFTING STAY AND ORDER FOR SERVICE AND ANSWER, § 2254 PETITION 11 RON HAYES, Respondent. 12 13 14 This is a federal habeas action filed under 28 U.S.C. § 2254. Petitioner is currently 15 incarcerated at the Clallam Bay Corrections Center and is subject to the Court’s Mandatory 16 Electronic E-Filing Pilot Project pursuant to General Orders 02-15 and 06-16. 17 By Order dated September 9, 2016, this habeas proceeding was stayed pending resolution 18 of petitioner’s state court proceedings. Dkt. 20. The stay expired on December 9, 2016. See id. 19 The Court, having reviewed petitioner’s amended federal habeas petition (Dkt. 10), hereby finds 20 and ORDERS as follows: 21 (1) 22 matter, he may file a motion to stay within seven (7) days of respondent’s appearance in 23 this case. The stay of this matter is lifted. If petitioner seeks an additional stay of this ORDER LIFTING STAY AND ORDER FOR SERVICE AND ANSWER, § 2254 PETITION- 1 1 (2) The Clerk shall arrange for service by e-mail upon respondent and upon the 2 Attorney General of the State of Washington, of copies of the petition, of all documents in 3 support thereof, and of this Order. The Clerk shall also direct a copy of this Order and of the 4 Court’s pro se instruction sheet to petitioner. 5 (3) Within forty-five (45) days after such service, respondent(s) shall file and serve an 6 answer in accordance with Rule 5 of the Rules Governing Section 2254 Cases in United States 7 District Courts. As part of such answer, respondent(s) shall state whether petitioner has 8 exhausted available state remedies and whether an evidentiary hearing is necessary. 9 Respondent(s) shall not file a dispositive motion in place of an answer without first showing 10 cause as to why an answer is inadequate. Respondent(s) shall file the answer with the Clerk of 11 the Court and serve a copy of the answer on petitioner. 12 (4) The answer will be treated in accordance with LCR 7. Accordingly, on the face 13 of the answer, respondent(s) shall note it for consideration on the fourth Friday after filing. 14 Petitioner may file and serve a response not later than the Monday immediately preceding the 15 Friday designated for consideration of the matter, and respondent(s) may file and serve a reply 16 not later than the Friday designated for consideration of the matter. 17 (5) 18 All attorneys admitted to practice before this Court are required to file documents Filing by Parties, Generally 19 electronically via the Court’s CM/ECF system. All non-attorneys, such as pro se parties and/or 20 prisoners, may continue to file a paper original with the Clerk. All filings, whether filed 21 electronically or in traditional paper format, must indicate in the upper right hand corner the 22 name of the magistrate judge to whom the document is directed. 23 ORDER LIFTING STAY AND ORDER FOR SERVICE AND ANSWER, § 2254 PETITION- 2 1 For any party filing electronically, when the total of all pages of a filing exceeds fifty 2 (50) pages in length, a paper copy of the document (with tabs or other organizing aids as 3 necessary) shall be delivered to the Clerk’s Office for chambers. The chambers copy must be 4 clearly marked with the words “Courtesy Copy of Electronic Filing for Chambers.” 5 Any document filed with the Court must be accompanied by proof that it has been served 6 upon all parties that have entered a notice of appearance in the underlying matter. 7 (6) 8 Any request for court action shall be set forth in a motion, properly filed and served. Motions 9 Pursuant to LCR 7(b), any argument being offered in support of a motion shall be submitted as a 10 part of the motion itself and not in a separate document. The motion shall include in its caption 11 (immediately below the title of the motion) a designation of the date the motion is to be noted for 12 consideration on the Court’s motion calendar. 13 (7) 14 No direct communication is to take place with the District Judge or Magistrate Judge with Direct Communications with District Judge or Magistrate Judge 15 regard to this case. All relevant information and papers are to be directed to the Clerk. 16 Dated this 29th day of December, 2016. A 17 18 J. Richard Creatura United States Magistrate Judge 19 20 21 22 23 ORDER LIFTING STAY AND ORDER FOR SERVICE AND ANSWER, § 2254 PETITION- 3

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