IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
March 15, 2006
WILLARD SANTOS, PLAINTIFF
BUREAU OF PRISONS AND CRYSTAL SHIVERY, CORRECTIONAL OFFICER, USP LEWISBURG, DEFENDANTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge Conner
AND NOW, this 15th day of March, 2006, upon consideration of plaintiff's motion for a preliminary injunction (Doc. 22), in which plaintiff seeks an order preventing defendants from housing him in the Special Housing Unit and from transferring him to another institution, and it appearing that plaintiff failed to exhaust his administrative remedies prior to seeking relief in this court, see Doc. 23-2, pp. 9-12, and it further appearing that plaintiff's recent transfer to the United States Penitentiary at Atwater, Atwater, California, see Docs. 26, 27, renders the motion moot, see Weaver v. Wilcox, 650 F.2d 22, 27, n. 13 (3d Cir. 1981)(holding a prisoner's transfer from the prison moots claims for injunctive relief relating to prison conditions), it is hereby ORDERED that plaintiff's motion is DENIED.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge
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