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Barnett v. Norman

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA


March 17, 2010

TROAS V. BARNETT, PLAINTIFF,
v.
DAVID NORMAN, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.

The opinion of the court was delivered by: Sandra M. Snyder United States Magistrate Judge

ORDER FINDING SERVICE OF COMPLAINT APPROPRIATE, AND FORWARDING SERVICE DOCUMENTS TO PLAINTIFF FOR COMPLETION AND RETURN WITHIN THIRTY DAYS

Plaintiff Troas V. Barnett ("Plaintiff") is a state prisoner proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis in this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. The Court screened Plaintiff's third amended complaint pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915A and found that it stated cognizable claims against Defendants Gamboa, Duran, and Torres for the use of excessive force in violation of the Eighth Amendment.*fn1 See Fed. R. Civ. P. 8(a); see also Erickson v. Pardus, 551 U.S. 89, 93-94 (2007); Alvarez v. Hill, 518 F.3d 1152, 1157-58 (9th Cir. 2008). Accordingly, it is HEREBY ORDERED that:

1. Service is appropriate for the following defendants: MARTIN GAMBOA ANGEL DURAN MANUEL TORRES

2. The Clerk of the Court shall send Plaintiff three USM-285 forms, three summonses, a Notice of Submission of Documents form, an instruction sheet and a copy of the third amended complaint filed on October 30, 2008.

3. Within thirty (30) days from the date of this order, Plaintiff shall complete the attached Notice of Submission of Documents and submit the completed notice to the Court with the following documents;

a. Completed summons;

b. One completed USM-285 form for each defendant listed above; and

c. Four (4) copies of the endorsed complaint filed October 30, 2008.

4. Plaintiff need not attempt service on Defendants and need not request waiver of service. Upon receipt of the above-described documents, the Court will direct the United States Marshal to serve the above-named defendants pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 4 without payment of costs.

5. The failure to comply with this order may result in this action being dismissed.

IT IS SO ORDERED.


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