The opinion of the court was delivered by: Arthur L. Alarcón United States Circuit Judge
Plaintiff James Jennings is a state prisoner proceeding pro se in this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. Plaintiff also proceeds in forma pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915. (Doc. 5).
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915A(a), this Court dismissed Defendant Sawicki from the instant lawsuit, but found that Plaintiff presented colorable claims as to Defendants Andreasen, Bick and Kofed. (Doc. 19). Plaintiff was ordered to complete and file: Notice of Submission of Documents; a completed summons; a completed USM-285 form for each Defendant named above; and a copy of the Complaint filed on May 8, 2007. Id. On April 25, Plaintiff filed the required documents. (Doc. 20).
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. The Clerk of the Court is directed to forward the following documents to the United States Marshal:
(1) One completed and issued summons for each defendant to be served;
(2) One completed USM-285 form for each defendant to be served;
(3) One copy of the complaint filed on May 8, 2007 for each defendant to be served, plus an extra copy for the Marshal;
(4) One copy of this order for each defendant to be served, plus an extra copy for the Marshal; and,
(5) One copy of the court's consent form for each defendant to be served.
2. Within ten days from the date of this order, the United States Marshal is directed to notify the following defendants of the commencement of this action and to request a waiver of service in accordance with the provisions of Fed. R. Civ. P. 4(d) and 28 U.S.C. § 566(c): Andreasen, Bick and Kofed. pursuant to Rule 4 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, without pre-payment of costs.
3. The U.S. Marshal is directed to retain the summons and a copy of the complaint in their file for future use.
4. The United States Marshal shall file returned waivers of service as well as any requests for waivers of service that are returned as undelivered as soon as they are received.
5. If a waiver of service is not returned by a defendant within sixty days of the date of mailing the request for waiver, ...