UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 3, 2010
MARCUS E. THREATS, PETITIONER,
MATTHEW CATE, SECRETARY, ET AL., RESPONDENTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Irma E. Gonzalez, Chief Judge United States District Court
(1) ADOPTING THE MAGISTRATE JUDGE'S REPORT [Doc. No. 13]; and
(2) DENYING THE FIRST AMENDED PETITION FOR WRIT OF HABEAS CORPUS [Doc. No. 4].
Petitioner Marcus Threats ("Petitioner"), a state prisoner proceeding pro se, filed a first amended petition for writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254, challenging his San Diego County Superior Court conviction. (Doc. No. 4.) Respondent*fn1 filed an Answer and Memorandum of Points and Authorities, and Petitioner filed a Traverse.
On January 5, 2010, Magistrate Judge Anthony J. Battaglia issued a Report and Recommendation recommending the Court deny the first amended petition for writ of habeas corpus, and requiring any objections to be filed no later than January 27, 2010. (Doc. No. 13.) To date, Petitioner has not filed objections.
The Court HEREBY ADOPTS Magistrate Judge Battaglia's well-reasoned Report and Recommendation in its entirety, and DENIES the first amended petition for writ of habeas corpus. The Clerk of the Court shall close the case.
IT IS SO ORDERED.