IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
March 9, 2012
JAMES E. NIXON, SR., PETITIONER
FRANKLIN J. TENNIS, ET AL., RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: R. Barclay Surrick, J.
AND NOW, this 9th day of March , 2012, upon consideration of the pro se*fn1 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (ECF No. 1) filed by James E. Nixon, Sr., and after careful and independent review of the full record including the comprehensive Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Arnold C. Rapoport (R&R, ECF No. 15), and after consideration of Petitioner's pro se Motion to Strike and Set Aside the Report and Recommendation (Objections, ECF No. 18), it is ORDERED as follows:
1. Petitioner's Objections to the Report and Recommendation are OVERRULED.
2. The Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED.
3. The Petition For Writ Of Habeas Corpus is DISMISSED.*fn2
4. A certificate of appealability will not issue.*fn3
IT IS SO ORDERED.
BY THE COURT: