IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
February 7, 2011
HUNG TRONG NGUYEN, PETITIONER,
K. HARRINGTON, WARDEN, RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Kendall J. Newman United States Magistrate Judge
Petitioner, a state prisoner proceeding without counsel, has filed an application for a writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254, and seeks to proceed in this action in forma pauperis. Petitioner has filed a copy of his prison trust account statement but has not submitted the affidavit required by 28 U.S.C. § 1915 and Rule 3, Rules Governing Section 2254 Cases. Therefore, petitioner will again be provided the opportunity to submit the appropriate affidavit.
In accordance with the above, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that: 1. Petitioner shall submit, within fourteen (14) days from the date of this order, an affidavit in support of his request to proceed in forma pauperis, on the form provided herein; and
2. The Clerk of Court is directed to send petitioner a copy of the form used in this district for seeking in forma pauperis status.
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