IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
November 14, 2012
TIMOTHY SCOTT RICHERSON,
FRANK STRATA, WARDEN, RESPONDENT
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Christopher C. Conner United States District Judge
AND NOW, this 14th day of November, 2012, upon consideration of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Thomas M. Blewitt (Doc. 11), recommending that the petition for writ of habeas corpus (Doc. 1) be dismissed, and, following an independent review of the record and noting that petitioner filed objections*fn1 to the report on October 18, 2012 (Doc. 12), and the court finding Judge Blewitt's analysis to be thorough and well-reasoned, and the court finding petitioner's objections to be without merit and squarely addressed by Judge Blewitt's Report (Doc. 11), it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. The Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Blewitt (Doc. 11) are ADOPTED.
2. The petition for writ of habeas corpus (Doc. 1) is DISMISSED with prejudice as petitioner has failed to exhaust his available BOP remedies.
3. The Clerk of Court is directed to CLOSE this case.