United States District Court, W.D. Louisiana, Lafayette Division
February 11, 2015
STEVEN SMITH LA. DOC #129336
WARDEN BURL CAIN
Steven Smith, Plaintiff, Pro se, Angola, LA.
REBECCA F. DOHERTY, UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE. MAGISTRATE JUDGE PATRICK J. HANNA.
REBECCA F. DOHERTY,
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE.
For the reasons stated in the Report and Recommendation of the Magistrate Judge previously filed herein, and after an independent review of the record including the objections filed by petitioner, and having determined that the findings and recommendation are correct under the applicable law;
IT IS ORDERED THAT the petition be deemed SUCCESSIVE and TRANSFERRED to the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1631 for further proceedings as provided by 28 U.S.C. § 2244(b).
THUS DONE AND SIGNED.