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 March 26, 2018.
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 March
26, 2018 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 September 5,
2017 and ending approximately March 5, 2018. If, by March 26,
2018, 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:
you employed at the institution? [ ] Yes [ ] No
you receive any payment from the ...