UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK
April 22, 2010
DONALD JAMES ANSON, PLAINTIFF,
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Honorable Richard J. Arcara United States District Judge
This case was referred to Magistrate Judge H. Kenneth Schroeder, Jr., pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(A). On February 2, 2010, plaintiff filed an application for appointment of counsel.
On March 23, 2010, Magistrate Judge Schroeder filed a Decision and Order, denying plaintiff's application. On April 13, 2010, plaintiff filed an appeal of Magistrate Judge Schroeder's decision.
Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(A ), the district court "may reconsider any pretrial matter under this [section] where it has been shown that the m agistrate's order is clearly erroneous or contrary to law ." The Court has review ed plaintiff's appeal and M agistrate Judge S chroeder's D ecision and O rder. U pon such review and after hearing argum ent from counsel, the C court finds that M agistrate Judge Schroeder's Decision and Order is neither clearly erroneous nor contrary to law .
Accordingly, the court affirms the Decision and Order.
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