UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
February 29, 2012
JOHN FREDERICK WHEELER,
HOWARD SILVER CHAIR,
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gary S. Austin United States Magistrate Judge
ORDER TRANSFERRING ACTION TO BAKERSFIELD DIVISION
Plaintiff, John Frederick Wheeler, filed a complaint on February 23, 2012. *fn1 (Docs. 1).
A review of the pleading reveals that Plaintiff is a resident of Kern County. Moreover, the events giving rise to this action occurred in Bakersfield, California. Accordingly, this Court finds that venue is proper in the United States District Court, Eastern District of California, Bakersfield, California. The Clerk of the Court is directed to transfer and reassign this action to the Honorable Jennifer Thurston. See , 28 U.S.C. § 1391(b).
IT IS SO ORDERED.