December 18, 2013
Robert Doyal Jones, Jr., Petitioner,
Wayne Stenhjem, North Dakota Attorney General, Respondent.
ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
RALPH R. ERICKSON, Chief District Judge.
The Court has received a Report and Recommendation from the Honorable Karen K. Klein, United States Magistrate Judge, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636, recommending that Respondent's motion to dismiss be granted and Petitioner's petition for habeas relief be dismissed without prejudice (Doc. #17). No party has objected to the Report within the requisite time period.
The Court has reviewed the Report and Recommendation, along with the entire file, and finds the Magistrate Judge's recommendations are appropriate. Accordingly, the Court hereby adopts the Report and Recommendation in its entirety. For the reasons set forth therein,
(1) Respondent's motion to dismiss is GRANTED (Doc. #13), and
(2) Petitioner's petition for writ of habeas corpus is DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE (Doc. #2).
IT IS SO ORDERED.