United States District Court, E.D. Arkansas, Pine Bluff Division
April 2, 2015
JAMES EDWARD SMITH, Petitioner,
WENDY KELLEY, Director of the Arkansas Department of Correction, Respondent.
BILLY ROY WILSON, District Judge.
I have received the Findings and Recommendation from Magistrate Judge H. David Young (Doc. No. 10) and the Objections by Petitioner James Edward Smith (Doc. No. 11).
After a careful, de novo review of the record, I adopt as my findings in all respects the Findings and Recommendation in their entirety. Accordingly, Mr. Smith's petition for writ of habeas corpus under 28 U.S.C. § 2254 is dismissed; all requested relief is denied; and a judgment will be entered for respondent Wendy Kelly.
A certificate of appealability is also denied.
IT IS SO ORDERED.