Searching over 5,500,000 cases.


searching
Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.

Edward Goodman v. John Kerestes

February 8, 2011

EDWARD GOODMAN,
PETITIONER
v.
JOHN KERESTES, SUPERINTENDENT,
SCI-MAHANOY; PENNSYLVANIA
BOARD OF PROBATION AND PAROLE;
ATTORNEY GENERAL, STATE OF
PENNSYLVANIA, RESPONDENTS



The opinion of the court was delivered by: Judge Conner

ORDER

AND NOW, this 8th day of February, 2011, upon consideration of the Report andRecommendation of United States Magistrate Judge J. Andrew Smyser (Doc. 16),recommending that the § 2254 habeas petition (Doc. 1) be denied and that nocertification of appealability be made, and, following an independent review of therecord and noting that plaintiff Edward Goodman filed objections*fn1 on January 21, 2011, and the court finding Judge Smyser's analysis to be thorough and well-reasoned, it ishereby ORDERED that:

1. The Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Smyser (Doc. 16) is ADOPTED in its entirety.

2. The § 2254 petition (Doc. 1) for writ of habeas corpus is DENIED.

3. There is no basis for the issuance of a certificate of appealability.

28 U.S.C. § 2253(c).

4. The Clerk of Court is directed to CLOSE this case.

CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States ...


Buy This Entire Record For $7.95

Download the entire decision to receive the complete text, official citation,
docket number, dissents and concurrences, and footnotes for this case.

Learn more about what you receive with purchase of this case.