United States District Court, M.D. Alabama, Northern Division
March 12, 2015
ERIC W. MACK, Petitioner,
STATE OF ALABAMA and LUTHER STRANGE, Attorney General of the State of Alabama, Respondents.
OPINION AND ORDER
MYRON H. THOMPSON, District Judge.
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C.A. § 2254, petitioner, a state inmate, filed this lawsuit seeking habeas relief. This lawsuit is now before the court on the recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge that this case be transferred under 28 U.S.C. § 1631 to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. No objections to the recommendation have been filed. After an independent and de novo review of the record, the court concludes that the magistrate judge's recommendation should be adopted.
Accordingly, it is the ORDER, JUDGMENT, and DECREE of the court as follows:
(1) The United States Magistrate Judge's recommendation (doc. no. 4) is adopted.
(2) The petition for writ of habeas corpus (doc. no. 1) is transferred to the United States District Court for the Northern District of Alabama.
The clerk of the court is DIRECTED to take all actions necessary to effect the transfer.
This case is closed in this court.