United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama, Southern Division
February 13, 2015
HARDY DEVAN TOLBERT, JR., AIS 160902, Petitioner,
WILLIAM H. STEELE, CHIEF UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE
In accordance with the order entered on this date, it is hereby ORDERED, ADJUDGED, and DECREED that petitioner’s request for habeas corpus relief, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254, be dismissed as time-barred pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2244(d). Alternatively, this Court is procedurally barred from reaching the merit of the claim petitioner has raised in the instant habeas corpus petition. Tolbert is not entitled to a certificate of appealability and, therefore, he is not entitled to appeal in forma pauperis.