IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
February 19, 2013
VINCENT WESLEY HALLMAN,
ROBERT COLLINS, ET AL.,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Mitchell S. Goldberg, J.
AND NOW, this 19th day of February, 2013, upon consideration of Petitioner's pro se Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254, the District Attorney's response seeking dismissal of the petition, and after review of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Elizabeth T. Hey and Petitioner's objections thereto, it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. Petitioner's objections are OVERRULED;
2. The Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED;*fn1
3. The Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus is DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE to Petitioner's right to re-file at the conclusion of state court proceedings;*fn2
4. A certificate of appealability is DENIED.
BY THE COURT:
Mitchell S. Goldberg