IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
November 12, 2008
MICHAEL ERB, PETITIONER,
JAMES A. YATES, ET AL., RESPONDENTS.
Petitioner is a state prisoner without counsel seeking a writ of habeas corpus. See 28 U.S.C. § 2254. On October 17, 2008, petitioner requested a second extension of time to file and serve response to respondent's August 8, 2008, motion to dismiss. See Fed. R. Civ. P. 6(b). Petitioner attaches to his request a letter from a prison official, which states that since December of 2007, the prison library has not been opened to the inmate population on a daily basis.
Good cause appearing, it is ORDERED that petitioner's October 17, 2008 request is granted and petitioner shall file and serve a response to respondent's August 8, 2008, motion to dismiss not later than sixty days after service of this order.*fn1