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Darrell Richardson v. B. Contrerras

December 1, 2010

DARRELL RICHARDSON,
PLAINTIFF,
v.
B. CONTRERRAS, ET AL., (DOC. 14) DEFENDANTS.



The opinion of the court was delivered by: Oliver W. Wanger emm0d6 United States District Judge

P U R S U A N T T O P L A I N T I F F 'S VOLUNTARY DISMISSAL ORDER DIRECTING THE CLERK OF THE

COURT TO CLOSE THIS CASE

Plaintiff is a state prisoner proceeding pro se in a civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. On October 7, 2010, the assigned magistrate judge issued findings and recommendations recommending this case be dismissed in its entirety for failure to state a claim. In response, on November 5, 2010, Plaintiff filed a motion for voluntary dismissal pursuant to Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 41(a). At this stage in the proceedings, Plaintiff has the absolute right to dismiss his claims without prejudice. See Duke Energy Trading and Marketing, L.L.C. v. Davis, 267 F.3d 1042, 1049 (9th Cir. 2001). The filing of the notice of voluntary dismissal has the effect of closing the action, and the Court no longer has jurisdiction over the claims. Id.

Accordingly, the Clerk of the Court is HEREBY DIRECTED to close this case pursuant to Plaintiff's notice of voluntary dismissal filed November 5, 2010.

IT IS SO ORDERED.

/s/

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