United States District Court, W.D. Wisconsin
OPPENEER Magistrate Judge.
Terrance Prude has filed a proposed civil complaint, but has
neither paid the filing fee nor requested leave to proceed
without prepayment. For this case to proceed, plaintiff must
pay the $400 filing fee or submit a properly supported motion
for leave to proceed without prepayment of the filing fee no
later than May 26, 2017.
motion for leave to proceed without prepayment of the filing
fee must be accompanied by a certified copy of
plaintiff's inmate trust fund account statement (or
institutional equivalent) for the six-month period
immediately preceding the date of the complaint. 28 U.S.C.
§ 1915(a)(2). If I find that plaintiff is indigent, I
will calculate an initial partial payment amount that must be
paid before the court can screen the merits of the complaint
under 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2). Thereafter, plaintiff will
be required to pay the balance of the filing fee in
ORDERED that plaintiff Terrance Prude may have until May 26,
2017 to submit the $400 filing fee or a motion for leave to
proceed without prepayment and a trust fund account statement
for the period beginning approximately November 5, 2016 and
ending approximately May 5, 2017. If, by May 26, 2017,
plaintiff fails to respond to this order, I will assume that
plaintiff wishes to withdraw this action voluntarily. In that
event, the case will be closed without prejudice to plaintiff
filing the case at a later date.
REQUEST TO PROCEED IN DISTRICT COURT WITHOUT PREPAYING THE
FULL FILING FEE
the following questions to the best of your ability.
If you do not tell the truth, the court may dismiss your
(a) State the place of your incarceration and provide your
prisoner identification number: ___
(b) Are you employed at the institution? □Yes □
(c) Do you receive any payment from the institution?