UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY
November 19, 2008
ZENAIDA JACKSON PLAINTIFF,
WENDY WALLACE, DEFENDANT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: William J. Martini, U.S.D.J.
This matter having been raised by Plaintiff Zenaida Jackson seeking an application to proceed without the payment of fees under 28 U.S.C. § 1915; and the Court having sua sponte screened the Complaint pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2)(B) to determine if it is fails to state a claim upon which relief may be granted; and it appearing that Plaintiff and Defendant Wendy Wallace are residents of the State of New Jersey; and therefore, Plaintiff having failed to demonstrate subject matter jurisdiction for her state tort-related claims through diversity of citizenship pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1332; and Plaintiff having failed to allege any facts suggesting any violation of federal law in the Complaint or provide any other grounds for this Court's subject matter jurisdiction; and for good cause shown;
IT IS on this 19th day of November, 2008, hereby,
ORDERED that Plaintiff's application to proceed in forma pauperis is GRANTED pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(a); and it is
FURTHER ORDERED that the Clerk of the Court shall file the Complaint without the prepayment of fees and security; and it is
FURTHER ORDERED that Plaintiff may amend her Complaint to cure any of the deficiencies noted by the Court within thirty (30) days; and it is
FURTHER ORDERED that should Plaintiff fail to appropriately amend her Complaint, the Complaint will be DISMISSED sua sponte pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1915(e)(2)(B)(ii) for failure to state a claim upon which relief can be granted, and the case will be CLOSED.
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