65 F.3d 175: James David Smith, Plaintiff-appellant, v. T.d. Gleason, Lieutenant; Wsp Disciplinary Hearingcommittee, Defendants-appellees
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. - 65 F.3d 175
Submitted Aug. 16, 1995.*Decided Aug. 23, 1995
Before: ALARCON, FERNANDEZ, and RYMER, Circuit Judges.
James David Smith, a Washington state prisoner, appeals pro se the district court's dismissal without prejudice of his 42 U.S.C. Sec. 1983 action for failure to prosecute. We have jurisdiction pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Sec. 1291. We review for abuse of discretion a district court's order dismissing an action for lack of prosecution. Morris v. Morgan Stanley & Co., 942 F.2d 648, 650 (9th Cir.1991). We affirm for the reasons stated in the district court's order filed January 18, 1995.