United States District Court, D. Minnesota
R. THORSON UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
application to proceed in forma pauperis of
Plaintiff Fredrick Dewayne Hines (Doc. No. 2) is GRANTED.
Hines shall pay the unpaid balance of the statutory filing
fee for this action ($350) in the manner prescribed by 28
U.S.C. § 1915(b)(2), and the Clerk of Court shall
provide notice of this requirement to the authorities at the
institution where Hines is confined.
Hines must submit a properly completed Marshal Service Form
(Form USM-285) for each Defendant. If Hines does not complete
and return the Marshal Service Forms within 30 days of this
order, it will be recommended that this matter be dismissed
without prejudice for failure to prosecute. Marshal Service
Forms will be provided to Hines by the Court.
After the return of the completed Marshal Service Forms, the
Clerk of Court is directed to seek waiver of service from all
Defendants in their personal capacities, consistent with Rule
4(d) of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure.
4. If a
Defendant sued in his or her personal capacity fails without
good cause to sign and return a waiver within 30 days of the
date that the waiver is mailed, the Court will impose upon
that Defendant the expenses later incurred in effecting
service of process. Absent a showing of good cause,
reimbursement of the costs of service is mandatory and will
be imposed in all cases in which a Defendant does not sign
and return a waiver of service form. See Fed. R.
Civ. P. 4(d)(2).
U.S. Marshals Service is directed to effect service of
process on all Defendants in their official capacities (with
the State of Minnesota) consistent with ...