IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
August 10, 2010
FRANK MATTHEWS, JR., PETITIONER,
LISA J. HOLLINGSWORTH, RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: David Herndon Chief Judge United States District Court
HERNDON, Chief Judge
Before the Court is a Report and Recommendations ("R&R") (Doc. 13), issued on July 12, 2010, by United States Magistrate Judge Frazier recommending that Matthews' § 2241 habeas petition (Doc. 1) be denied and the habeas litigation dismissed. Upon issuance, the R&R was sent to the parties with a notice informing them of their right to appeal by way of filing "objections" within fourteen days of service (see Doc. 13-2). Neither party has filed timely objections to the R&R. Therefore, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b) this Court need not conduct a de novo review. Thomas v. Arn, 474 U.S. 140, 149-52 (1985). Accordingly, the Court
ADOPTS the R&R (Doc. 13) in its entirety. As such, petitioner Matthews' § 2241 habeas petition (Doc. 1) is DENIED, his habeas case against Respondent dismissed, the case filed to be closed.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
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