Mumin v. Frakes (PFR)

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Mumin v. Frakes (PFR)

Case Number
S-16-0327
Call Date
October 3, 2017
Case Time
9:00 AM
Court Number
Johnson
Case Location
Lincoln
Case Summary

S-16-0327 Dukhan Mumin (Appellant) v. Scott Frakes

Johnson County, Judge Daniel E. Bryan, Jr.

Attorneys: James D. Smith (Attorney General’s Office) --- Self-Represented Appellant

Civil: Denial of in forma pauperis for a habeas corpus action

Proceedings below: The trial court denied Appellant Mumin in forma pauperis status to file a petition for a writ of habeas corpus finding the petition was frivolous. Mumin appealed. The Court of Appeals affirmed in a memorandum web opinion. See A-16-0327, Mumin v. Frakes. Mumin filed a Petition for Further Review which was granted by the Nebraska Supreme Court.

Issues on Review: The Court of Appeals erred in concluding that the district court was correct in denying Mumin’s in forma pauperis status as his petition for writ of habeas corpus was frivolous.

Schedule Code
SC