United States District Court, E.D. New York
Plaintiff: Stoker Williams, pro se
Defendants: No appearances.
MEMORANDUM & ORDER
December 5, 2016, incarcerated pro se plaintiff
Stoker Williams (“Plaintiff”) filed an in
forma pauperis Complaint in this Court pursuant to 42
U.S.C. § 1983 (“Section 1983”) against
Suffolk County Medical Examiner Odette Hall
(“Hall”), Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas
Spota (“D.A. Spota”), and Suffolk County (the
“County” and collectively
“Defendants”), accompanied by an application to
proceed in forma pauperis. Plaintiff seeks to sue
the individual Defendants in their individual and official
review of the declaration in support of the application to
proceed in forma pauperis, the Court finds that
Plaintiff is qualified to commence this action without
prepayment of the filing fee. See 28 U.S.C. §
1915(a)(1). Therefore, Plaintiff's request to proceed
in forma pauperis is GRANTED. However, for the
reasons that follow, the Complaint is sua sponte
DISMISSED pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2)(B) (ii).
Complaint seeks to challenge Plaintiff's
“convict[ion] of intentional murder.” (Compl. at
7.) Plaintiff's sparse Complaint is submitted on the
Court's Section 1983 complaint form and the
“Statement of Claim” alleges the following, in
Williams 42 U.S.C. Section 1983 Claim:
1) I am suing head District Attorney of Suffolk County Thomas
Spota. Because he made false statements to the media about
me. Spota said to the media “I can't believe I shot
that bitch for nothing.” He told the media that I said
that about a prostitute. I was indicted for murder. Since
then I have been diagnosed with skitzofrenia and a
personality disorder. But my other personality told me that
he didn't say that.
A) He defamed my character to muddy the waters of the jury
B) Slandered my name.
C) Participated in malicious prosecution.
D) Inflicted emotional distress.
2) I am suing Suffolk County medical examiner Odette Hall. In
October of 2016 she testified at my criminal trial. She lied
about where the victim was shot. Her testimony is part of the