IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
June 2, 2009
MELVIN LEE WILLIAMS, PETITIONER,
IVAN CLAY, RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: John M. Dixon United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER TO SUBMIT SIGNED APPLICATION TO PROCEED IN FORMA PAUPERIS
Petitioner, a state prisoner proceeding pro se, has filed an application to proceed in forma pauperis on appeal pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915. However, Petitioner's application to proceed in forma pauperis was deficient in that it did not include petitioner's required original signature. Each document submitted for filing must include the original signature of the filing party or parties. Local Rule 7-131; F.R.C.P. 11(a).
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that: Within thirty (30) days of the date of service of this order, Petitioner shall re-submit the enclosed application to proceed in forma pauperis, with Petitioner's original signature.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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