United States District Court, E.D. Pennsylvania
September 8, 2014
WILLIAM C. McKANNAN, Petitioner,
SUPERINTENDENT WINGARD, et al., Respondents.
PETRESE B. TUCKER, District Judge.
AND NOW, this 8th day of September, 2014, upon careful and independent consideration of the petition for a writ of habeas corpus filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254 (Doc. 1), after review of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Jacob P. Hart (Doc. 14), and Petitioner's Objections to the Report and Recommendation (Doc. 15), IT IS HEREBY ORDERED and DECREED that:
1. The Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED.
2. The petition for writ of habeas corpus is DENIED and DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE.
3. A certificate of appealability SHALL NOT not issue.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk of Court shall mark this case as CLOSED for statistical purposes.