Copeland v. Clarke, 012319 FED4, 18-7338

Docket Nº:18-7338
Opinion Judge:PER CURIAM
Party Name:SENTRELL LEVERT COPELAND, Petitioner - Appellant, v. HAROLD W. CLARKE, Director, Virginia Department of Corrections, Respondent - Appellee.
Attorney:SENTRELL LEVERT COPELAND, APPELLANT PRO SE.
Judge Panel:BEFORE WILKINSON AND DUNCAN, CIRCUIT JUDGES, AND HAMILTON, SENIOR CIRCUIT JUDGE.
Case Date:January 23, 2019
Court:United States Courts of Appeals, Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
 
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SENTRELL LEVERT COPELAND, Petitioner - Appellant,

v.

HAROLD W. CLARKE, Director, Virginia Department of Corrections, Respondent - Appellee.

No. 18-7338

United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit

January 23, 2019

UNPUBLISHED

SUBMITTED: JANUARY 17, 2019

APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA, AT NORFOLK. ARENDA L. WRIGHT ALLEN, DISTRICT JUDGE. (2:17-CV-00093-AWA-RJK)

SENTRELL LEVERT COPELAND, APPELLANT PRO SE.

BEFORE WILKINSON AND DUNCAN, CIRCUIT JUDGES, AND HAMILTON, SENIOR CIRCUIT JUDGE.

DISMISSED BY UNPUBLISHED PER CURIAM OPINION.

UNPUBLISHED OPINIONS ARE NOT BINDING PRECEDENT IN THIS CIRCUIT.

PER CURIAM

Sentrell Levert Copeland seeks to appeal the district court's order denying relief on his 28 U.S.C. § 2254 (2012) petition. The district court referred this case to a magistrate judge pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 636(b)(1)(B) (2012). The magistrate judge recommended that relief be denied and advised Copeland that failure to file timely objections to this recommendation could waive appellate review of a district court order based upon the recommendation. Copeland failed to file objections, so the district court accepted the recommendation of the magistrate judge and dismissed Copeland's petition for habeas relief.

The timely filing of specific objections to a magistrate judge's...

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