United States District Court, W.D. Pennsylvania
June 5, 2015
VICTOR TARPLEY, Petitioner,
NANCY GIROUX and THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA, Respondents.
Magistrate Judge Robert C. Mitchell/ District Judge Nora Barry Fischer
Nora Barry Fischer United States District Judge
In a Report and Recommendation [ECF No. 20] filed on May 19, 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 was granted until June 5, 2015 to file objections to the Report and Recommendation and filed objections thereto on June 2, 2015. See Obj. [ECF No. 21].
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 5th day of June, 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.