August 26, 2013
BYRON K. RED KETTLE, Petitioner,
STATE OF NEBRASKA, Respondent.
MEMORANDUM AND ORDER
LYLE E. STROM, Senior District Judge.
This matter is before the Court on petitioner's "Motion to Amend Pleadings, " in which petitioner requests that the Court amend his Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus to reflect the proper Respondent is Robert P. Houston (Filing No. 11). Nebraska Civil Rule 15.1 states that, in pro se cases, the Court may consider an amended pleading as supplemental to the original pleading. NECivR 15.1(b). Upon careful consideration,
IT IS ORDERED:
1. Petitioner's Motion to Amend Pleadings (Filing No. 11) is granted. The Court will consider Filing No. 11 as supplemental to the Petition for Writ of Habeas Corpus in accordance with NECivR 15.1(b).
2. The clerk's office is directed to update the Court's records to reflect that the only respondent in this matter is "Robert P. Houston, Director, Nebraska Department of Correctional Services."