Koranten v. Hassel, No. 4:2017cv00431 - Document 9 (N.D. Ala. 2017)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge L Scott Coogler on 6/19/2017. (PSM)
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Koranten v. Hassel Doc. 9 FILED 2017 Jun-19 AM 11:50 U.S. DISTRICT COURT N.D. OF ALABAMA UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF ALABAMA MIDDLE DIVISION EMMANUEL NANA KORANTEN, Petitioner, v. SCOTT HASSEL, Sheriff, et al., Respondents. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) Case No.: 4:17-cv-00431-LSC-SGC MEMORANDUM OPINION This case is before the court on Respondents’ Motion to Dismiss as Moot, filed June 15, 2017. (Doc. 8). In the motion, Respondents note Petitioner was removed from the United States on June 13, 2017. (Id. at 1; Doc. 8-1). Because Petitioner has been removed, the court can no longer provide meaningful relief. Thus, the court finds that the petition for writ of habeas corpus is moot. See Nyaga v. Ashcroft, 323 F.3d 906, 913 (11th Cir. 2003). Accordingly, Respondents’ motion to dismiss is due to be granted, and the petition is due to be dismissed. A separate order will be entered. DONE and ORDERED on June 19, 2017. _____________________________ L. Scott Coogler United States District Judge 160704 Dockets.Justia.com