Miller et al v. Conway et al, No. 1:2008cv02271 - Document 62 (N.D. Ga. 2010)

Court Description: ORDER AND OPINION granting 56 Motion for Discovery. Signed by Judge Thomas W. Thrash, Jr on 3/8/10. (dr)
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FILED IN CHAMBEnS THOM A$ W. THRASH JR . U . S. 0 . C . Atlanta IN THE UNITE D STATES DISTRICT CO 'VES N . HAn'EN, Clerk ,~, FOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF GE Q ~G IA ~~~, neputyC ATLANTA DIVISION PRISONER CIVIL RIGHTS 42 U.S.C. ยง 1983 AVERY LAMAR MILLER, Plaintiff, V. R. L. CONWAY, Sheriff, et al ., Defendants. CIVIL ACTION NO . 1 :08-CV-2271-TWT ORDER and OP INION This matter is before the Court on Plaintiff's motion seeking a discovery period . (Doc. No . 56.) By Order entered on November 9, 2009, this Court allowed Plaintiff to proceed on one claim . (Doc . No. 36 at 7 .) This Court noted that prisoner civil- rights cases are automatically assigned to a zero-month discovery track and stated that a party desiring discovery should request a discovery period (id. at 10), which Plaintiff has now done . (Doc . No . 56.) For good cause shown, Plaintiff's motion shall be granted . IT IS ORDERED that Plaintiff's motion for discovery (Doc . No . 56) is GRANTE D, and this case shall proceed on a four-month discovery track, commencing, nunc pro tunc, on February 11, 2010 .' See LR 26.2, NDGa . ' Defendants answered on January 12, 2010 (Doc . Nos . 51, 52), and on March 2, 2010, certified service of their responses to Plaintiffs discovery requests, which AO 72A ( Rev . 8B2) IT IS SO ORDERED this 7 day of ?194,,~ ~_, 2010 . THOMAS W. THRASH, JR . UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE AO 72A ( Rev . 8 /82 )