United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
April 17, 2015
BRAD JONES, Petitioner,
R. GILMORE and THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA, Respondents.
DAVID STEWART CERCONE, District Judge.
In a Report and Recommendation [ECF No. 5] filed on March 24, 2015, it was recommended that petitioner's habeas corpus petition be dismissed and that a certificate of appealability be denied. Petitioner was served with a copy of the Report and Recommendation and after a series of extensions, was granted until April I 0, 2015 to file objections to the Report and Recommendation and filed objections thereto on April 9, 2015. See Obj. [ECF No.6].
After a de novo review of the pleadings and documents in this case, together with the Report and Recommendation, and pleadings thereto, the following order is entered:
AND NOW this 15th day of April, 2015,
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that petitioner's habeas corpus petition is DISMISSED, and a certificate of appealability is DENIED.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Report and Recommendation of Magistrate Judge Robert C. Mitchell is hereby adopted as the Opinion of the District Court.