JONES v. SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS

Case No. 6:17-cv-355-Orl-18GJK.

DAVID D. JONES, Plaintiff, v. SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS, Defendant.

United States District Court, M.D. Florida, Orlando Division.

Editors Note
Applicable Law: 42 U.S.C. § 1983
Cause: 42 U.S.C. § 1983 Civil Rights (Employment Discrimination)
Nature of Suit: 442 Civil Rights: Jobs
Source: PACER


Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

David D. Jones, Plaintiff, Pro Se.


ORDER

G. KENDALL SHARP, District Judge.

THIS CAUSE comes for consideration on Plaintiff David D. Jones's Motion for Leave to Proceed in Forma Pauperis (Doc. 2) and Motion to Appoint Counsel (Doc. 5), which the Court referred to United States Magistrate Judge Gregory J. Kelly for a Report and Recommendation.

On May 15, 2017, the Magistrate Judge issued a Report and Recommendation (Doc. 10). Having reviewed the Report and Recommendation (Doc. 10) and there being no timely objections filed, it is hereby ORDERED and ADJUDGED as follows:

1. United States Magistrate Judge Gregory J. Kelly's Report and Recommendation (Doc. 10) is APPROVED and ADOPTED and is made part of this Order for all purposes, including appellate review. 2. Plaintiff David D. Jones's Motion to Proceed in Forma Pauperis (Doc. 2) is DENIED; 3. Plaintiff David D. Jones's Complaint (Doc. 1) is DISMISSED without prejudice; 4. Plaintiff David D. Jones shall have twenty-one (21) days from the date of this order to do the following: a. File an amended complaint along with Plaintiff's charge of discrimination filed with the EEOC and his right-to-sue letter; and b. File a renewed application to proceed in forma pauperis or pay the filing fee in full. 5. Plaintiff David D. Jones's Motion to Appoint Counsel (Doc. 5) is DENIED.

The Clerk of the Court is directed to send a copy of this Order to Plaintiff David D. Jones by regular and certified mail.

DONE and ORDERED.


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