IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
June 25, 2009
REGINAL PRASAD, PETITIONER,
JAMES A. YATES, WARDEN, RESPONDENT.
Petitioner is a state prisoner proceeding through counsel with a petition for writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254. On June 22, 2009, respondent filed a motion to dismiss the petition as barred by the statute of limitations.*fn1 On the same day, petitioner filed a motion for a court-ordered briefing schedule on respondent's motion.
Good cause appearing, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. Petitioner's June 22, 2009 motion for a briefing schedule is granted;
2. Petitioner's opposition to respondent's motion shall be filed and served within twenty-one days from the date of this order;
3. Respondent's reply, if any, shall be filed and served within seven days thereafter; and
4. Thereafter, the motion shall be submitted for decision on the papers without oral argument.