Ruffin v. Jones et al, No. 2:2014cv02155 - Document 15 (N.D. Ala. 2016)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge L Scott Coogler on 7/7/2016. (PSM)
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Ruffin v. Jones et al Doc. 15 FILED 2016 Jul-07 AM 09:49 U.S. DISTRICT COURT N.D. OF ALABAMA IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA SOUTHERN DIVISION KEVIN LAFAYETTE RUFFIN, Petitioner, v. KENNETH JONES, et al., Respondents. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Case No. 2:14-cv-02155-LSC-TMP MEMORANDUM OPINION On June 14, 2016, the magistrate judge filed his Report and Recommendation in the above-styled cause, recommending that this petition for habeas corpus relief filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. ยง 2254 be dismissed with prejudice. To date, no objections have been filed. Having now carefully reviewed and considered de novo all the materials in the court file, the court is of the opinion that the report is due to be ADOPTED, and the recommendation ACCEPTED. Consequently, the petition for writ of habeas corpus filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. ยง 2254 in the above-styled cause is due to be DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. An order of final judgment will be entered contemporaneously herewith. Done this 7th day of July 2016. L. SCOTT COOGLER UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE 182185 2