Crigger v. Manis, No. 7:2017cv00170 - Document 3 (W.D. Va. 2017)

Court Description: MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by District Judge Elizabeth K. Dillon on 5/25/2017. (tvt)
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C r i g g e r v . M a n i s D o c IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA ROANOKE DIVISION TIMOTHY CRIGGER, Petitioner, ) ) ) ) ) ) ) v. CARL MANIS, Respondent. Civil Action No. 7:17cv00170 By: Elizabeth K. Dillon United States District Judge MEMORANDUM OPINION By order entered April 20, 2017, the court conditionally filed Crigger’s petition for writ of habeas corpus filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254. In the conditional filing order, the court ordered Crigger to provide information concerning the timeliness of his petition and either pay the filing fee or apply to proceed in forma pauperis. The court advised Crigger that failure to comply with the court’s order within ten days would result in the dismissal of his petition without prejudice. Crigger did not respond to the court’s order. Inasmuch as the time to respond has passed and Crigger has failed to comply with the court’s order, the court will dismiss this action without prejudice. Crigger may re-file his claims in a separate action. An appropriate order will be entered. Entered: May 25, 2017. /s/ Elizabeth K. Dillon Elizabeth K. Dillon United States District Judge D o c k e t