CIVIL ACTION NO. 11-2081
The Court, having considered the petition, the record, the applicable law, the Report and Recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge, and the failure of any party to file an objection to the Magistrate Judge's Report and Recommendation, hereby approves the Report and Recommendation of the United States Magistrate Judge and adopts it as the Court's opinion in this matter. Accordingly,
IT IS ORDERED that Bruce Stipe's petition for issuance of a writ of habeas corpus, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 2254, is DENIED and DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE as time barred.
New Orleans, Louisiana, this 24th day of February, 2012.
UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE