United States District Court, C.D. California
SAMUEL J. TAYLOR, Petitioner,
LARRY SCRIBNER, Respondent
For Samuel J Taylor, Petitioner, Pro se, Blythe, CA.
For Larry Scribner, Respondent: Michael Robert Johnsen, Richard S Moskowitz, CAAG - Office of the Attorney General, California Department of Justice, Los Angeles, CA.
ORDER ACCEPTING REPORT AND ADOPTING FINDINGS, CONCLUSIONS, AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE, AND DENYING CERTIFICATE OF APPEALABILITY
CHRISTINA A. SNYDER, UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE.
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. Section 636, the Court has reviewed the Petition, records on file, and the Report and Recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge. Further, the Court has engaged in a de novo review of those portions of the Report to which Petitioner has objected. The Court accepts the Report and adopts the findings, conclusions, and recommendations of the Magistrate Judge.
Further, for the reasons stated in the Report and Recommendation, the Court finds that Petitioner has not made a substantial showing of the denial of a constitutional right and therefore, a certificate of appealability is denied. See 28 U.S.C. § 2253(c)(2); Fed. R. App. P. 22(b); Miller-El v. Cockrell, 537 U.S. 322, 336, 123 S.Ct. 1029, 154 L.Ed.2d 931 (2003).
Pursuant to the Order Accepting Report and Adopting Findings, Conclusions, and Recommendations of ...