United States District Court, S.D. Georgia, Savannah Division
May 20, 2015
HENRY MILTON GAINES, Plaintiff,
BRYAN COUNTY JAIL, Defendant.
REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
G. R. SMITH, Magistrate Judge.
This case should be dismissed without prejudice because plaintiff Henry Milton Gaines has failed to comply with the May 9, 2015 deadline for returning the Consent Form and Prison Trust Account Statement required by this Court. Doc. 3 at 5 (Order warning of dismissal if he failed to return his PLRA forms by that date). See L.R. 41(b); see Link v. Wabash Railroad Co., 370 U.S. 626, 630-31 (1962) (courts have the inherent authority to dismiss claims for lack of prosecution); Mingo v. Sugar Cane Growers Co-op, 864 F.2d 101, 102 (11th Cir. 1989); Jones v. Graham, 709 F.2d 1457, 1458 (11th Cir. 1983); Floyd v. United States, No. CV491-277 (S.D. Ga. June 10, 1992).
SO REPORTED AND RECOMMENDED.