UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
August 16, 2010
KENNETH GORDON, PLAINTIFF,
PAM AWE, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Sandra M. Snyder United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER DENYING MOTIONS TO AMEND AS UNNECESSARY (Docs. 7 and 8)
Plaintiff Kenneth Gordon, a state prisoner proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis, filed this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 on July 6, 2010. On July 19, 2010, Plaintiff filed a motion seeking leave to amend to submit page two of the form complaint and add a defendant, and on August 19, 2010, Plaintiff filed a second motion seeking leave to amend to submit missing page two and name Pam Awe as a defendant.*fn1
At this stage in the proceedings, Plaintiff may file an amended complaint as a matter of right and does not need leave of court. Fed. R. Civ. P. 15(a). Because it is unnecessary for Plaintiff to obtain permission to amend, his motions are HEREBY DENIED.
IT IS SO ORDERED.