IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
July 24, 2012
ISAAC DAWSON, PLAINTIFF,
Plaintiff, a state prisoner proceeding pro se, has filed this civil rights action under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. This proceeding was referred to this court by Local Rule 302 pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1) and is before the undersigned pursuant to plaintiff's consent. See E.D. Cal. Local Rules, Appx. A, at (k)(4).
On June 8, 2012, the court found that the complaint stated a cognizable claims against defendant Nelson. The court gave plaintiff 30 days to submit materials for service of process on defendant Nelson and warned plaintiff that failure to comply would result in this action being dismissed.
The time for acting passed and plaintiff has not submitted the materials necessary to serve process on defendant or otherwise respond to the court's order.*fn1
Accordingly, this action is dismissed without prejudice. See Fed. R. Civ. P. 41(b); Local Rule 110.