UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
March 29, 2010
DESHAWN HARDGE, PLAINTIFF,
ALAMEIDA, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Dennis L. Beck United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER REQUIRING PLAINTIFF TO FILE OPPOSITION TO DEFENDANTS' MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT OPPOSITION DUE WITHIN 30 DAYS
Plaintiff Deshawn Hardge ("Plaintiff") is a state prisoner proceeding pro se in this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. This action is proceeding on Plaintiff's amended complaint filed April 14, 2006 against Defendants Adams and Ward for use of excessive force in violation of the Eighth Amendment. On August 20, 2009, the Court granted Plaintiff's requests for issuance of subpoena duces tecum as to Warden Ken Clark. (Doc. 52.) Clark was granted up to and including December 30, 2009, in which to respond to the subpoena for documents. On November 24, 2008, Defendants filed a motion for summary judgment. (Doc. 39.) That motion was taken off the Court's calendar pending completion of discovery. (Doc. 52.) Discovery is closed.*fn1
Accordingly, the Court HEREBY ORDERS that Plaintiff is to file and serve an opposition to Defendants' motion for summary judgment, filed November 24, 2008, within thirty (30) days from the date of service of this order. Defendants will have fourteen (14) days after service of the opposition in which to file and serve their reply, if any.
IT IS SO ORDERED.