United States District Court, E.D. Pennsylvania
December 15, 2014
CHRISTOPHER HOMONEY, Petitioner,
COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA, Respondent.
LAWRENCE F. STENGEL, District Judge.
AND NOW, this 15th day of December 2014, upon careful and independent consideration of the petition for a writ of habeas corpus filed pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §2254 (Doc. No. 1) and after review of the Report and Recommendation of United States Magistrate Judge Thomas J. Rueter (Doc. No. 24) and petitioner's response thereto (Doc. No. 25), it is hereby ORDERED that:
1. The Report and Recommendation is APPROVED and ADOPTED;
2. The petition for a writ of habeas corpus is DENIED;
3. There is no probable cause to issue a certificate of appealability.
The Clerk of the Court is directed to mark this case CLOSED for statistical purposes.