United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
August 11, 2005.
JEFFREY ALFORD, Plaintiff,
BEAVER COUNTY JAIL, Defendant.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: TERRENCE McVERRY, District Judge
Plaintiff filed a Motion to Proceed in Forma Pauperis on July
14, 2005 (Doc. No. 1). The case was referred to United States
Magistrate Judge Lisa Pupo Lenihan for pretrial proceedings in
accordance with the Magistrates Act, 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1), and
Rules 72.1.3 and 72.1.4 of the Local Rules for Magistrates.
The magistrate judge's Report and Recommendation (Doc. No. 3),
filed on July 15, 2005, recommended that the Plaintiff's Motion
to Proceed In Forma Pauperis (Docket No. 1) be denied and the
case dismissed without prejudice. Plaintiff was served at SCI
Greene, 175 Progress Drive, Waynesburg, PA 15370. The parties
were advised they were allowed ten (10) days from the date of
service to file written objections to the report and
recommendation. No objections have been filed. After review of
the pleadings and documents in the case, together with the report
and recommendation, the following order is entered:
AND NOW, this 11th day of August, 2005;
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that Plaintiff's Motion to Proceed In
Forma Pauperis (Docket No. 1) is DENIED and the case dismissed
without prejudice. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation
(Doc. No. 3) of Magistrate Judge Lenihan, dated July 15, 2005, is
adopted as the opinion of the court.
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