Clemons v. Brauer et al, No. 4:2017cv02739 - Document 15 (E.D. Mo. 2018)

Court Description: OPINION MEMORANDUM AND ORDER IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Clerk shall issue process or cause process to issue upon the complaint as to defendants Joseph Brauer and Chris Pappas. Service shall be effectuated at the address provided by the Assistant C ity Counselor in his response to the Courts Order of October 9, 2018. [ECF No. 13] IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that because plaintiff is proceeding in forma pauperis in this action, service shall be effectuated by the United States Marshals Office through summons, pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 4. See 28 U.S.C. § 1915. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of the summons and the return of summons shall be filed under seal and will not be served upon plaintiff, as these documents will contain defendants Brauer and Pappass last known home address.. Signed by District Judge Henry Edward Autrey on 10/12/18. (CLA)
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UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF MISSOURI EASTERN DIVISION REGINALD CLEMONS, Plaintiff, v. JOSEPH BRAUER, et al., Defendants. ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) ) No. 4:17CV2739 HEA OPINION, MEMORANDUM AND ORDER This matter is before the Court upon the Office of the City Counselor’s response to the Court’s Order dated October 9, 2018. See ECF No. 13 (filed ex parte under seal). As plaintiff is proceeding in forma pauperis, the Court will order the Clerk of Court to effectuate service of process on defendants Joseph Brauer and Chris Pappas through the United States Marshal’s Office. A copy of the summons and return of summons shall be filed under seal and will not be served on plaintiff, as these documents will contain Mr. Brauer and Mr. Pappas’ last known home addresses. Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Clerk shall issue process or cause process to issue upon the complaint as to defendants Joseph Brauer and Chris Pappas. Service shall be effectuated at the address provided by the Assistant City Counselor in his response to the Court’s Order of October 9, 2018. [ECF No. 13] IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that because plaintiff is proceeding in forma pauperis in this action, service shall be effectuated by the United States Marshal’s Office through summons, pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 4. See 28 U.S.C. § 1915. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that a copy of the summons and the return of summons shall be filed under seal and will not be served upon plaintiff, as these documents will contain defendants Brauer and Pappas’s last known home address. Dated this 12th day of October, 2018. HENRY EDWARD AUTREY UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE -2-