UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
December 21, 2010
S. SHAWNEGO, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Sandra M. Snyder United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER DENYING PREMATURE DISCOVERY MOTION
Plaintiff Carmon Warren, a state prisoner proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis, filed this civil rights action pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 on September 29, 2003. On December 13, 2010, Plaintiff filed a motion seeking the production of documents from California State Prison-Corcoran. Fed. R. Civ. P. 45.
Discovery will not commence until process is served and an answer is filed, as Plaintiff was notified in paragraph 8 of the first informational order served on December 7, 2010.*fn1 Accordingly, Plaintiff's motion is HEREBY DENIED as premature.
IT IS SO ORDERED.