UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 11, 2009
ROBERT LEE ARNOLD, PLAINTIFF,
W. J. SULLIVAN, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gary S. Austin United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER DISMISSING THIS ACTION, WITH PREJUDICE, FOR FAILURE TO STATE A CLAIM UPON WHICH RELIEF MAY BE GRANTED (Doc. 1.)
ORDER FOR CLERK TO CLOSE CASE
Plaintiff Robert Lee Arnold ("Plaintiff") is a state prisoner proceeding pro se in this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. Plaintiff filed this action on May 7, 2007. (Doc. 1.) On May 24, 2007, plaintiff consented to Magistrate Judge jurisdiction in this action, and no other parties have made an appearance. (Doc. 5.) On March 10, 2009, this action was reassigned to the undersigned for all further proceedings, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(c). (Doc. 12.)
On January 29, 2009, the undersigned dismissed Plaintiff's complaint for failure to state a claim upon which relief may be granted and gave Plaintiff leave to file an amended complaint within thirty days. 28 U.S.C. § 1915A; 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e). (Doc.11.) To date, Plaintiff has not complied with or otherwise responded to the Court's order.*fn1 As a result, there is no pleading on file which sets forth any claims upon which relief may be granted under section 1983.
Accordingly, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915A and 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e), IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. This action is DISMISSED, with prejudice, based on Plaintiff's failure to state any claims upon which relief may be granted under section 1983; and
2. The Clerk is directed to close this case.
IT IS SO ORDERED.