UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 18, 2009
STANLEY H. SOLVEY, PLAINTIFF,
JAMES TILTON, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gary S. Austin United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFF'S MOTION FOR AN ORDER COMPELLING INITIAL DISCLOSURES
On March 16, 2009, Plaintiff Stanley H. Solvey ("Plaintiff"), a state prisoner proceeding pro se in this civil rights action, filed a motion seeking an order compelling initial disclosures pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 26(a)(1)(A).
This action is exempt from initial disclosures. Fed. R. Civ. P. 26(a)(1)(B)(iv); Local Rule 16-240(c)(8). If Plaintiff wishes to obtain documents or other discoverable information, he must seek that information via discovery requests served on Defendants' counsel.
For the reason set forth above, Plaintiff's motion for an order compelling initial disclosures is HEREBY DENIED.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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