IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
August 18, 2009
NAKIA WILLIAM GARRUS
BARRY JOHNSON, SUPERINTENDENT, ET AL.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Timothy J. Savage, J.
AND NOW, this 18th day of August, 2009, upon consideration of the Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (Document No. 1), the Respondents' Answer to Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (Document No. 18), the Report and Recommendation filed by United States Magistrate Judge Elizabeth T. Hey (Document No. 30) and the petitioner's objections to the Report and Recommendation in the form of the Response to Honorable Elizabeth T. Hey's Report and Recommendation (Document No. 33), and after a thorough and independent review of the record, it is ORDERED that:
1. The petitioner's objections are OVERRULED;
2. The Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Hey is APPROVED and ADOPTED*fn1;
3. The Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus is DENIED; and,
4. There is no probable cause to issue a certificate of appealability.*fn2