United States District Court, E.D. Pennsylvania
May 2, 2014
MARCUS A. McCAIN
JOHN KERESTES, et al.
JUAN R. SNCHEZ, District Judge.
AND NOW, this 2nd day of May, 2014, upon careful and independent consideration of Petitioner Marcus A. McCain's pro se Petition Under 28 U.S.C. § 2254 for Writ of Habeas Corpus by a Person in State Custody, and after review of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Thomas J. Reuter, to which no objections have been filed,  it is ORDERED:
1. The Report and Recommendation (Document 9) is APPROVED and ADOPTED;
2. McCain's petition for writ of habeas corpus (Document 1) is DENIED without an evidentiary hearing;
3. There has been no substantial showing of the denial of a constitutional right warranting the issuance of a certificate of appealability; and
4. The Clerk of Court is DIRECTED to mark this case CLOSED.