United States District Court, S.D. New York
June 7, 2005.
MICHAEL LEVESQUE, Petitioner,
CRAIG APKER, Respondent.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: LEWIS KAPLAN, District Judge
Petitioner seeks a writ of habeas corpus pursuant to
28 U.S.C. § 2241. In substance, petitioner seeks to invalidate the Bureau
of Prisons' February 14, 2005 amendment to 28 C.F.R. § 570.21,
the rule governing the designation of inmates to community
corrections facilities, and to require respondent to consider
transferring him to such a facility without regard to that rule.
The Court has considered the petition preliminarily and directs
respondent to file an answer within thirty (30) days of the date
of this order.
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