United States District Court, E.D. Arkansas, Pine Bluff Division
December 29, 2014
CARDELL CHRISTOPHER ADC #146436, Petitioner,
RAY HOBBS, Director, Arkansas Department of Correction Respondent.
BRIAN S. MILLER, District Judge.
The proposed findings and recommended disposition submitted by United States Magistrate Judge J. Thomas Ray have been reviewed. No objections have been filed. After careful consideration, it is concluded that the proposed findings and recommended disposition should be, and hereby are, approved and adopted in their entirety.
The petition for writ of habeas corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254 [Doc. No. 2] filed by Cardell Christopher is dismissed with prejudice. In § 2254 cases, a certificate of appealability may issue only if the petitioner has made a substantial showing of the denial of a constitutional right. 28 U.S.C. § 2253(c)(1)-(2). As there is no issue on which Christopher has made a substantial showing of a denial of a constitutional right, a certificate of appealability is denied.
IT IS SO ORDERED.