UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT NORTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
December 7, 2006
CRAIG SWEAT, PETITIONER,
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Thomas J. Mcavoy, Senior Judge
DECISION and ORDER
By Order filed November 9, 2006, this Court denied the Motion for Reconsideration brought by Petitioner Craig Sweat. See Docket No. 10. Petitioner has appealed the November 9, 2006 Order to the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. See Docket No. 12. Presently before the Court is Petitioner's request to proceed in forma pauperis during the appeal of his case. See Docket No. 11.
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.*fn1
WHEREFORE, it is hereby
ORDERED, that Petitioner's request to proceed with the appeal of this matter in forma pauperis (Dkt. No. 11) 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.