MIRANDA v. JOHNSON

Case No. 4:15-cv-00848-VEH-SGC.

MIGUEL MIRANDA, Petitioner, v. JEH JOHNSON, Secretary, et al., Respondents.

United States District Court, N.D. Alabama, Middle Division.

Editors Note
Applicable Law: 28 U.S.C. § 2241
Cause: 28 U.S.C. § 2241 Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus (federal)
Nature of Suit: 463 Habeas Corpus - Alien Detainee
Source: PACER


Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Miguel Miranda, Petitioner, Pro Se.

Jeh Johnson, Respondent, represented by Sarah Fabian , US DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE & Jason R. Cheek , U.S. Attorney's Office.

Eric Holder, Jr., Respondent, represented by Sarah Fabian , US DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE & Jason R. Cheek , U.S. Attorney's Office.


MEMORANDUM OPINION

VIRGINIA EMERSON HOPKINS, District Judge.

On February 2, 2015, Petitioner Miguel Miranda, a/k/a David Martin ("Petitioner"), filed this action (the "Petition") pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §2241. (Doc. 1). He asserts a claim under Zadvydas v. Davis, 533 U.S. 678 (2001), arguing he has been detained longer than constitutionally permissible in violation of his due process rights. (Doc. 1). On February 22, 2017, the magistrate recommended that the Petition be DENIED. (Doc. 21). The time for objections to the recommendation has elapsed, and no objections have been filed.

Having carefully considered de novo all of the information in the court file, including the report and recommendation, the Court is of the opinion that the magistrate's recommendation ought to be, and hereby is, APPROVED and ADOPTED as the opinion of this Court. The Court expressly finds that, for the reasons stated in the magistrate's recommendation, the Petition is due to be DENIED with prejudice. A separate final order will be entered.


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