IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF ILLINOIS
March 23, 2011
FREDERICK C. JACKSON,
MASSAC COUNTY ILLINOIS, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gilbert, District Judge:
MEMORANDUM AND ORDER
This action came before the Court on the screening of Plaintiff's complaint (Doc. 1). On February 16, 2011, the Court ordered Plaintiff to amend his complaint within 30 days, and that failure to do so would result in dismissal of the action as frivolous (Doc. 8). Following Plaintiff's failure to comply with that order in the time allotted,
IT IS HEREBY ORDERED AND ADJUDGED this action is DISMISSED without prejudice for failure to comply with an order of this Court. FED.R.CIV.P. 41(b); see generally Ladien v. Astrachan, 128 F.3d 1051 (7th Cir. 1997); Johnson v. Kamminga, 34 F.3d 466 (7th Cir. 1994). This dismissal counts as a strike for purposes of 28 U.S.C. § 1915(g). The Clerk is DIRECTED to CLOSE THIS CASE.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
J. Phil Gilbert United States District Judge
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