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16-6244 - Brown v. City of New York

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16-6244 - Brown v. City of New York
January 10, 2017
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s denied for the purpose of any appeal. Coppedge v. United States, 369 U.S. 438, 444-45 (1962). (See attachment for additional details). Ordered by Judge LaShann DeArcy Hall on 1/09/2017. (Basnight, Jasmine)MEMORANDUM AND ORDER: Pro se Plaintiff Margie Brown, proceeding in forma pauperis, seeks two million dollars in damages for incidents that occurred at various homeless shelters where Plaintiff resided over the past three years. The Court hereby grants Plaintiff's request to proceed in forma pauperis pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915 solely for the purpose of this Order. Plaintiff is further granted thirty days from the date of this Order to amend her complaint as set forth below. Plaintiff shall be afforded thirty days leave to file an amended complaint The Clerk of Court is respectfully requested to provide a "Complaint for Violation of Civil Rights" form to Plaintiff. If Plaintiff elects to file an amended complaint, the amended complaint must providefacts giving rise to each of her federal claims against any defendants. It must be submitted to the Court within thirty days of the docket entry of this Order. No summons shall issue at this time, and all further proceedings are stayed for thirty days for Plaintiff to comply with this Order. If Plaintiff fails to comply with this Order within the time allowed, judgment dismissing this action shall enter. Once submitted, the amended complaint will be reviewed for compliance with this Order and for sufficiency under Fed. R. Civ. P. 8 and 28 U.S.C. §1915(e)(2)(B). The Court certifies pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a)(3) that any appeal would not be taken in good faith and therefore in forma pauperis status i