IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
January 14, 2011
HOWARD A. FORD, PETITIONER,
FRANKLIN J. TENNIS, RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Cynthia M. Rufe, J.
AND NOW, this 13 th day of January, 2011, after careful review and independent consideration of Petitioner's Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus Under 28 U.S.C. §2254, the answer thereto, and the entire record in this case, and upon review of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Timothy R. Rice, and noting that no objections have been filed, it is hereby ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED for the reasons set forth in the Report and Recommendation. *fn1
Accordingly, Petitioner's Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus is
DENIED, and no Certificate of Appealability will be issued.
The Clerk of Court is DIRECTED to mark this case CLOSED.
It is so ORDERED .
BY THE COURT: