IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
October 3, 2012
JOSHUA DANIEL MILLS, PLAINTIFF,
TIM VIRGA, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gregory G. Hollows United States Magistrate Judge
Plaintiff is a state prisoner proceeding with retained counsel. He seeks relief pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983 and has paid the filing fee. This proceeding was referred to this court by Local Rule 302 pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1).
On June 14, 2012, plaintiff was provided two summonses and ordered to complete service of process within 60 days. That time period has now expired and service has not been effectuated nor has plaintiff otherwise communicated with the court.
Within 14 days, plaintiff shall show cause why this case should not be dismissed for failure to prosecute pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 41(b).*fn1
In accordance with the above, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that within 14 days, plaintiff shall show cause why this case should not be dismissed for failure to prosecute pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 41(b).