UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY
March 4, 2013
STEVE HICKMAN, PETITIONER,
DONNA ZICKEFOOSE, WARDEN, RESPONDENT.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Jerome B. Simandle Chief Judge United States District Court
For the reasons set forth in the Opinion filed herewith, IT IS on this 4th day of March , 2013,
ORDERED that the habeas petition, to the extent it seeks an Order compelling medical treatment, is DISMISSED for lack of habeas jurisdiction WITHOUT PREJUDICE to Petitioner's right to file a separate civil action alleging violation of the right to be free from deliberate indifference to a substantial medical need; and it is further
ORDERED that the Petition for writ of habeas corpus is DISMISSED WITHOUT PREJUDICE for failure to exhaust administrative remedies seeking release due to medical condition; and it is further
ORDERED that the Clerk of the Court shall close the Court's file in this matter.
Jerome B. Simandle
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