United States District Court, W.D. Arkansas, Hot Springs Division
March 17, 2015
EDWARD CARTER, Plaintiff,
RAY HOBBS, Director, Arkansas Department of Correction, Defendant.
ROBERT T. DAWSON, District Judge.
Now on this 17th day of March, 2015, there comes on for consideration the Report and Recommendation (Doc. 16) filed by the Honorable James R. Marschewski, United States Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Arkansas. No objections were filed to the Report and Recommendation.
The Court has reviewed the case and, being well and sufficiently advised, finds as follows: The Report and Recommendation is proper and should be and hereby is ADOPTED in its entirety. Accordingly, the 28 U.S.C § 2254 petition (Doc. 1) is DENIED and DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE. Further, Petitioner has failed to make a substantial showing of the denial of a constitutional right, and the Court declines to issue a certificate of appealability.
IT IS SO ORDERED.