United States District Court, E.D. Kentucky, Central Division, Lexington
April 23, 2015
JONATHON L. JOHNSON, Petitioner,
DON BOTTOM, Warden, Respondent.
HENRY R. WILHOIT, Jr., District Judge.
This matter is before the Court upon Jonathon Johnson's Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254 [Docket No. 1]. The matter was submitted to United States Magistrate Judge Hanly A. Ingram for Report and Recommendation.
Magistrate Judge Ingram recommends that the Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus be transferred to the United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky [Docket No. 5]. Petitioner has not filed an objection to the Report and Recommendation and the time for doing so has passed.
After carefully considering the record, the Court finds the repott and recommendation well taken and shall adopt the same as and for its own opinion.
Accordingly, IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED AND ADJUDGED,
(1) that the Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation [Docket No.5] is hereby APPROVED and ADOPTED as and for the Court's opinion; and
(2) the Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus be TRANSFERRED to the United States District Court for the Western District of Kentucky