IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE MIDDLE DISTRICT OF PENNSYLVANIA
April 5, 2013
ROBBIE THOMAS ,
CHARLIE BRINICH, ET AL., DEFENDANTS
The opinion of the court was delivered by: (Judge Conner)
AND NOW, this 5th day of April, 2013,upon consideration of the Mandate of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit (Doc. 15), remanding the instant matter with instructions that "the District Court should grant Thomas's application to proceed IFP, and consider his complaint" (Id. at 2), it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. The motion to proceed in forma pauperis (Doc. 2) is construed as a motion to proceed without full prepayment of fees and costs and is GRANTED.
2. The administrative order (Doc. 6) directing the Superintendent/Warden of the institution in which plaintiff is incarcerated to remit in monthly installments, the full $350.00, filing fee is REINSTATED. The Clerk of Court shall NOTIFY the Warden/Superintendent of plaintiff's present place of incarceration.
3. The Clerk of Court is directed to forward the complaint (Doc. 1) to the United States Marshal for service on the defendants named therein.
4. Plaintiff's motion for appointment of counsel (Doc. 13) is DENIED without prejudice.*fn1 If further proceedings demonstrate the need for counsel, the matter will be reconsidered either sua sponte or upon motion of plaintiff.
CHRISTOPHER C. CONNER United States District Judge