ORDER ADOPTING THE MAGISTRATE JUDGE'S REPORT AND RECOMMENDATION
Before the court is the magistrate judge's report and recommendation docketed June 30, 2014. See Doc. 40. The magistrate judge recommends that the petitioner's motion to amend be denied. The petitioner has filed objections (doc. 43) to the magistrate judge's report and recommendation.
Upon review of the record in light of the petitioner's objections, the court has determined that the magistrate judge's report and recommendation should be adopted. Accordingly, it is ORDERED:
1. The magistrate judge's report and recommendation (doc. 40) is hereby ADOPTED and incorporated by reference into this order.
2. The petitioner's motion (doc. 37) to amend his petition for writ of habeas corpus is DENIED.
3. The clerk shall enter judgment stating: "The petitioner's petition for writ of habeas corpus (doc. 1) is DENIED."
4. A certificate of appealability is DENIED.
DONE AND ORDERED this 3rd day of September, 2014.
s/ William Stafford
SENIOR UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE