UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
December 4, 2006
TEDDY ATKINSON, PETITIONER,
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Thomas J. Mcavoy, Senior Judge
By Order filed October 27, 2006, this Court denied the Motion for Reconsideration brought by Teddy Atkinson ("Atkinson" or "Petitioner"). See Docket No. 38. Atkinson has appealed such Order to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. See Docket No. 39. Presently before the Court is Petitioner's request to proceed in forma pauperis during the appeal of his case. See Docket No. 41.
Because the Petitioner is indigent, the Court grants Petitioner's request to proceed with this matter in forma pauperis for purposes of his appeal to the Second Circuit.
WHEREFORE, it is hereby
ORDERED, that Petitioner's request to proceed with the appeal of this matter in forma pauperis (Docket No. 41) is granted, and it is further
ORDERED, that the Clerk serve a copy of this Order on the parties in accordance with the Local Rules.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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