IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
February 27, 2007
AUGUSTINE BONSU, PLAINTIFF
JACKSON LIFE INSURANCE, DEFENDANT
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge Conner
AND NOW, this 27th day of February, 2007, upon consideration of the motion for a stay of removal (Doc. 47), in which plaintiff requests a stay of deportation, and it appearing that plaintiff is an alien challenging a final administrative order of removal,*fn1 see 8 U.S.C. § 1252, that the instant motion should be filed in the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, see id. § 1252(b)(2) ("[A] petition for review [of an order of removal] shall be filed with the court of appeals for the judicial circuit in which the immigration judge completed the proceedings."), and that this court does not have jurisdiction to grant a stay of deportation, see id. at §§ 1252(b)(3)(B), (g), it is hereby ORDERED that the motion for a stay of removal (Doc. 47) is DENIED without prejudice. See 8 U.S.C. §§ 1252(b)(3)(B), (g).
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge