United States District Court, E.D. Arkansas, Pine Bluff Division
November 5, 2014
PAUL LATHAM, ADC #75647, Petitioner,
RAY HOBBS, Director Arkansas Department of Correction, Respondent.
SUSAN WEBBER WRIGHT, District Judge.
The Court has reviewed the Proposed Findings and Recommended Disposition submitted by United States Magistrate Judge J. Thomas Ray. No objections have been filed. After careful review, the Court concludes that the Proposed Findings and Recommended Disposition should be, and hereby are, approved and adopted in their entirety as this Court's findings in all respects. Judgment will be entered accordingly.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED THAT:
1. Petitioner's Motion to Proceed In Forma Pauperis (docket entry #1) is GRANTED.
2. The Petition for a Writ of Habeas Corpus, under 28 U.S.C. § 2254 (docket entry #2), is DISMISSED, WITHOUT PREJUDICE, so that Petitioner may seek authorization from the Eighth Circuit, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2244(b)(3)(A), to file a successive habeas petition.
IT IS SO ORDERED.