UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
July 2, 2010
HAYK AREKELYAN [A#076-867-674], PETITIONER,
ERIC H. HOLDER, JR., UNITED STATES ATTORNEY GENERAL, ET AL., RESPONDENTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Hon. Thomas J. Whelan United States District Judge
ORDER DISMISSING PETITION [DOC. 1] AS MOOT
Pending before the Court is a Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2241, filed by Petitioner Hayk Arekelyan, a Department of Homeland Security detainee proceeding pro se.
On May 11, 2010, this Court issued an order setting a briefing schedule on the Petition. (See 5/11/10 Order [Doc. 5].) Under the order, Respondent's were ordered to file a written return no later than June 23, 2010.
On June 9, 2010, Respondent filed a return, in which they notified the Court that Petitioner has been released from custody. (See Gov. Return [Doc. 8]; Norris Decl. [Doc. 8-1], ¶3.) Attached to the return is a copy of the decision to release Petitioner and the Order of Supervision. (See Norris Decl., Exs. A--B.)
Based on the foregoing, the Court ORDERS the Petition DISMISSED as moot. The Clerk of the Court shall close the District Court case file.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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