United States District Court, M.D. Pennsylvania
September 6, 2005.
WILLIAM "LUKE" PETTIGREW and DOREEN A. PETTIGREW, Plaintiffs,
MIDDLETOWN AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT, Defendant.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: CHRISTOPHER CONNER, District Judge
AND NOW, this 6th day of September, 2005, upon consideration of
the order of court dated August 26, 2005 (Doc. 7), directing
plaintiffs to show cause why the above-captioned case should not
be dismissed for failure to effect service of process, and of
plaintiffs' response thereto (Doc. 8), averring that plaintiffs,
originally proceeding pro se in this matter, did not understand
how to serve the complaint but have recently retained the
services of counsel who will file and effect service of an
amended complaint, and it appearing that plaintiffs have shown
cause for failing to effect service, see FED. R. CIV. P. 4(m),
it is hereby ORDERED that, on or before October 2, 2005,
plaintiff shall file and effect service of an amended complaint.
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