United States District Court, W.D. Wisconsin
OPPENEER MAGISTRATE JUDGE
Charles Sheppard 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 September 28, 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 Charles Sheppard may have until
September 28, 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
April 1, 2017 and ending approximately March 28, 2017. If, by
September 28, 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
State the place of your incarceration and provide your
prisoner identification number: ________ (place), _______
you employed at the institution? Yes  No
you receive any payment from the institution? Yes  No
a printout of your prison trust account statement showing
transactions for the six-month period immediately preceding
the filing of this request ...