Civil Action No. 00-2092.

598 F.Supp.2d 677 (2009)

Derrick G. RAGAN, Petitioner, v. Martin HORN, et al., Respondents.

United States District Court, E.D. Pennsylvania.

February 10, 2009.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Jerome H. Nickerson, Michael Wiseman, Defender Association of Phila., Mary E. Hanssens, Philadelphia, PA, for Petitioner.

Helen Kane, Thomas W. Dolgenos, District Atty's Office, Philadelphia, PA, for Respondents.


ANITA B. BRODY, District Judge.

Petitioner moves for modification of my Judgment denying his petition for a writ of habeas corpus. For the following reasons, I find that Ragan's petition is time-barred because he did not act with reasonable diligence after the extraordinary circumstances preventing his filing had resolved.

I. Background

On March 6, 2008, I issued a Memorandum and Order, 538...

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