IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
August 20, 2008
DALE W. DUGGER, PETITIONER,
WILLIAM WIENER, ET AL., RESPONDENTS.
Petitioner is a former state prisoner on parole proceeding through counsel with an application for a writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254. Pursuant to court order, the parties have filed a joint status report in advance of the status conference set for August 21, 2008.
After review of said status report, and good cause appearing, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. On or before September 11, 2008, petitioner shall file either (1) a statement of intent to stand on the original petition and memorandum of points and authorities; (2) an amended petition containing only exhausted claims; or (3) an amended petition that identifies both exhausted and unexhausted claims, demonstrates good cause for the failure to exhaust state court remedies with respect to the unexhausted claims, and states whether he has any intention to pursue unexhausted claims;
2. The status conference set for August 21, 2008, at 11:00 a.m. in Courtroom # 26 is continued to September 25, 2008 at 11:00 a.m.
3. All parties shall appear at the status conference by counsel.
4. Fourteen days prior to the conference, the parties shall file and serve status reports which address, as appropriate, the timing and order of the following matters:
a. Discovery and investigations;
b. Anticipated motions;
c. The need for and timing of an evidentiary hearing;
d. Enumeration and resolution of unexhausted claims; and
e. A proposed briefing schedule for disposition of petitioner's claims.*fn1