United States District Court, W.D. Louisiana, Lake Charles Division
June 8, 2015
DAVID LAX, Petitioner,
CHARLES MAIORANA, ET AL., Respondents.
PATRICIA MINALDI, District Judge.
For the reasons stated in the Report and Recommendation [Doc. 6] of the Magistrate Judge previously filed herein, after an independent review of the record, a de novo determination of the issues, and having determined that the findings are correct under applicable law,
IT IS ORDERED that the petitioner's application for a writ of habeas corpus [Doc. 1] be and hereby is DENIED, and that the above-captioned matter be and hereby is DISMISSED, WITHOUT PREJUDICE, as to the petitioner's civil rights claim.