In re: Floyd Powell, No. 14-1755 (4th Cir. 2014)

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UNPUBLISHED UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FOURTH CIRCUIT No. 14-1755 In re: FLOYD JUNIOR POWELL, a/k/a Dick, Petitioner. On Petition for Writ of Mandamus. (5:99-cr-00012-RLV-6; 5:02cv-00138-RLV) Submitted: November 3, 2014 Decided: November 21, 2014 Before NIEMEYER, KING, DUNCAN, Circuit Judges. Petition denied by unpublished per curiam opinion. Floyd Junior Powell, Petitioner Pro Se. Unpublished opinions are not binding precedent in this circuit. PER CURIAM: Floyd Junior Powell petitions for a writ of mandamus seeking an order compelling the district court to act on his 28 U.S.C. § 2255 motion that was filed on November 4, 2002. Our review of the docket reveals that the district court dismissed Powell’s § 2255 motion on December 2, 2004, and we dismissed his appeal of the order on April 14, 2006. mandamus petition. We dispense contentions with are Accordingly, we deny the We grant leave to proceed in forma pauperis. oral argument adequately because presented in the facts and the materials legal before this court and argument would not aid the decisional process. PETITION DENIED 2