UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
December 22, 2009
BRUCE THORNS, PLAINTIFF,
S. RYAN, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Marilyn L. Huff, District Judge United States District Court
ORDER SETTING BRIEFING SCHEDULE REGARDING PLAINTIFF'S EX PARTE MOTIONS
Plaintiff Bruce Thorns, a state prisoner proceeding pro se, initiated this case on February 1, 2007. (Doc. No. 1.) On December 10, 2009, Plaintiff filed ex parte motions for attendance of three incarcerated witnesses, and to compel attendance of twenty-two correctional officers at his trial, currently set for February 23, 2010. (Doc. Nos. 108 & 109.) The Court declines to decide the matter on an ex parte basis. Defendants shall file their opposition to Plaintiff's motions on or before January 11, 2010. The Court reserves the right to decide the matter on the parties' papers pursuant to Local Civil Rule 7.1(d).
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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