United States District Court, W.D. Washington, Tacoma
February 6, 2015
JOHN EDWARD BARNHOUSE, Petitioner,
STATE OF WASHINGTON, Respondent.
ORDER ADOPTING REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
BENJAMIN H. SETTLE, District Judge.
This matter comes before the Court on the Report and Recommendation ("R&R") of the Honorable J. Richard Creatura, United States Magistrate Judge. Dkt. 11. The Court having considered the R&R and the remaining record, and no objections having been filed, does hereby find and order as follows:
(1) The R&R is ADOPTED;
(2) Petitioner's habeas corpus petition is DENIED as he did not name a proper respondent and he is not in custody;
(3) A certificate of appealability is DENIED; and
(4) This case is closed.