Unpublished Dispositionthomas Kenneth Nelson, Petitioner-appellant, v. Theodore Koehler, Respondent-appellee, 826 F.2d 1064 (6th Cir. 1987)

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US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit - 826 F.2d 1064 (6th Cir. 1987) Aug. 12, 1987


Before KEITH and ALAN E. NORRIS, Circuit Judges, and GIBBONS, District Judge.* 

This pro se petitioner appeals from an order of the district court which dismissed his petition for a writ of habeas corpus filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254. He also moves for the appointment of counsel. Upon examination of the record and the brief submitted by petitioner, this panel agrees that oral argument is not needed. Rule 34(a), Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure.

For the reasons stated in the report and recommendation of the district court's magistrate, the motion for appointment of counsel is hereby denied and the final order entered March 16, 1987, is affirmed. Rule 9(b) (5), Rules of the Sixth Circuit.


The Honorable Julia Gibbons, U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Tennessee, sitting by designation