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Archie Lee Parks Jr v. Brenda M. Cash

UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA


March 24, 2011

ARCHIE LEE PARKS JR.,
PETITIONER,
v.
BRENDA M. CASH, RESPONDENT.

The opinion of the court was delivered by: Dennis L. Beck United States Magistrate Judge

ORDER DENYING PETITIONER'S MOTION FOR APPOINTMENT OF GUARDIAN AD LITEM [Doc. 3]

Petitioner is proceeding pro se with a petition for writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254.

Petitioner filed the instant petition for writ of habeas corpus on March 18, 2011. On this same date, Petitioner also filed a motion for appointment of a guardian ad litem.

Pursuant to Rule 17(c) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, the Court may appoint a guardian ad litem to protect a incompetent person who is not represented in the action.

Fed.R.Civ.P. 17(c); see also Allen v. Calderon, 408 F.3d 1150 (9th Cir. 2005). Although Petitioner contends he is mentally incompetent and he is pursuing this action with the assistance of a jailhouse lawyer, Petitioner has not demonstrated that he is incompetent to prosecute this action, and his motion for the appointment of a guardian ad litem must be denied.

IT IS SO ORDERED.

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