In Re: Guy Marsh, No. 13-2100 (4th Cir. 2013)

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UNPUBLISHED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT No. 13-2100 In re: GUY GORDON MARSH, Petitioner. On Petition for Writ of Mandamus. Submitted: (3:10-cr-00076-JPB-DJJ-1) December 19, 2013 Decided: December 23, 2013 Before SHEDD, DAVIS, and FLOYD, Circuit Judges. Petition denied by unpublished per curiam opinion. Guy Gordon Marsh, Petitioner Pro Se. Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit. PER CURIAM: Guy Gordon Marsh petitions for a writ of mandamus seeking an order directing the district court judge to provide Marsh with grand jury materials and to recuse himself. We conclude that Marsh is not entitled to mandamus relief. Mandamus relief is a drastic remedy and should be used only in Dist. extraordinary Court, Moussaoui, mandamus 426 333 U.S. F.3d relief circumstances. is 394, 509, 402 516-17 available v. (1976); (4th only clear right to the relief sought. Kerr United Cir. when United 2003). the Accordingly, not although pauperis, we dispense with contentions is deny are oral we the available grant petition argument adequately Further, has a Moreover, mandamus In re Lockheed Martin Corp., 503 F.3d 351, 353 (4th Cir. 2007). Marsh v. In re First Fed. Sav. & Loan may not be used as a substitute for appeal. by States petitioner Ass n, 860 F.2d 135, 138 (4th Cir. 1988). sought States by leave for presented to writ because in way of proceed of the the The relief mandamus. in forma mandamus. facts We and legal materials before this court and argument would not aid the decisional process. PETITION DENIED 2