Nichols v. Ellington et al (INMATE2), No. 2:2009cv00325 - Document 4 (M.D. Ala. 2009)

Court Description: ORDER and Opinion ADOPTING 3 REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS re 1 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus filed by Felicia Nichols and that this case is transferred to the USDC for the SDAL pursuant to the provisions of 28 U.S.C. 2241(d).. Signed by Honorable Truman M. Hobbs on 6/17/09. (Attachments: # 1 appeals checklist)(vma, )
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IN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF ALABAMA NORTHERN DIVISION FELICIA NICHOLS, #259327, ) ) ) ) ) ) Petitioner, v. EDWARD ELLINGTON, WARDEN, et al., Respondents. CIVIL ACTION NO. 2:09cv325-TMH ) ) ) ORDER AND OPINION On May 27, 2009, the Magistrate Judge filed a Recommendation in this case to which no timely objections have been filed. (Doc. # 3). Upon an independent review of the file in this case and upon consideration of the Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge, it is ORDERED and ADJUDGED that the Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge be and is hereby ADOPTED and that this case is TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama pursuant to the provisions of 28 U.S.C. ยง 2241(d).1 1 Petitioner has filed an affidavit in support of a request for leave to proceed in forma pauperis. Under the circumstances of this case, however, matters related to Petitioner s in forma pauperis status, including the assessment and collection of any filing fee, should be undertaken by the United States District Court for the Southern District of Alabama. Done this the 17 th day of June, 2009. /s/ Truman M. Hobbs ________________________________________ SENIOR UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 2